Trump’s campaign kickoff appears outdraw similar event for Obama’s re-election bid

in the vicinityVideoWhy has the Trump pick Florida for the opening of its 2020 campaign?

“The Daily Briefing’ host Dana Perino weighs in front of President Trump ‘ s rally in Orlando, Florida.

Many of President Trump critics went out of the way, in 2017, to claim that his inauguration in Washington, drew a smaller crowd than the initiations, the former President Barack Obama.

But in the night of Wednesday in Orlando, Fla., it showed that Trump attracted a larger audience for his 2020 re-election campaign Kick-Off event, as Obama has for a similar event in Columbus, Ohio.

Orlando’s Amway Center, which seemed to be holding about 20,000 people, to capacity Tuesday night, filled, according to Fox News producers on the inside.


But if Obama’s 2012 re-election with an event at the Ohio State University in Columbus, the city, the fire Department estimated the crowd at only about 14,000 in the interior of a arena, more than 20,000 people, according to Obama’s campaign. The crowd was smaller than the average turnout in similar rallies during his first campaign for the 2008 elections.

At that Ohio event, Obama supporters, filled only about half of the arena, while most of the upper deck remained empty, according to Politico.

In the night of Wednesday Trump the “fake news” – media beat said at the top of the Orlando event, you would places a heap of negative reporting about him, if he “will not fill the arena,” even if it’s only a couple of empty.

President Donald Trump speaks at his re-election kickoff rally at the Amway Center Tuesday, November 18. June, 2019 in Orlando, Fla. (Associated Press)

In the past, the Trump administration’s allegations has faced, that there was an increase in the number of participants at the President’s events, especially on the day of the inauguration of the President, as he claimed, the turnout was more than all other presidents inaugural speech in the history of the United States.

On Tuesday, the Trump Fans flocked to the arena as early as 40 hours before the rally began, with a man in the queue at 2:30 p.m. Monday for a rally, which began at 8 a.m. on Tuesday.

President Donald Trump speaks at his re-election kickoff rally at the Amway Center Tuesday, November 18. June, 2019 in Orlando, Fla. (Associated Press)

Trump told the crowd in Florida that he “had around 120,000 requests” for free tickets to the event, a platform he used to slam the media, Democrats and even his 2016 campaign opponent, Hillary Clinton.


Florida was a strategic choice for Trump to kick off his second presidential. The must-win Status — where Trump beat Clinton in 2016, and the New York-born President as his “second home” — the President appeared to be, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released on Tuesday, the President of the residue showed the year 2020, the democratic frontrunner, former Vice-President, Joe Biden, by 9 percentage points in the state.

Although the survey released on Tuesday 504 days before the November election 2020 comes, it is important for the President to secure a victory for Florida, if he intends to in the White house for a second term.

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