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Continuing coverage: President Trump holds campaign rally in Chattanooga Sunday

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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Chattanooga, Tenn. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

NewsChannel 9's complete coverage of President Trump's campaign visit to Chattanooga Sunday evening continues. This story will be updated as new details come in.

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Vice President Mike Pence took the stage prior to President Trump's speech.

President Trump walked to the stage as Lee Greenwood sang "God Bless the USA".

President Trump began by promoting Tennessee candidate for Senate Marsha Blackburn.

He then touted gains in the economy. On Friday, the government reported that employers added a robust 250,000 jobs in October.

He then shifted to the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

President Trump then turned to the topic of immigration and the thousands of people in a Central American caravan.

His words to the migrant caravan: "Turn back now, because you won't be let in."

As the speech happens inside McKenzie Arena, protesters gathered outside.

Meanwhile, President Trump continued his promotion of Blackburn over Phil Bredesen, saying that the Democratic candidate would cut military funding among other things.

President Trump then welcomed Blackburn to the stage to speak.

Blackburn's mentioning of Hillary Clinton was met with chants of "Lock her up!" from the crowd.

"If you want somebody who's going to support more constitutional judges, be there for more tax cuts, be there to build that wall, stand with me," said Blackburn.

President Trump then took back the stage.

President Trump then turned to the topic of his proposed sixth military branch: Space Force.

President Trump concluded his speech: "We will never back down, we will never surrender, & we will always fight on to victory."


This story will be updated. See more coverage of from earlier below.

6:00 p.m.

UPDATE: Air Force One landed on time, at 6:20 p.m.

Watch live coverage here.

President Trump got off the plane a little after 6:30:

He waved and pumped his first at supporters and then got in the car to go to Mckenzie Arena.

The motorcade traveled on Highway 153 and then Amnicola Highway:

Watch our preview coverage from our 6 p.m. newscast:

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5:00 p.m.

We are waiting for the Vice President's plane to land at Chattanooga Airport:

Watch live:

The Vice President's plane landed at about 5:45 p.m.

Several viewers saw the plane as it flew over:

Tennessee Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn joined Pence as he walked off the plane.

They then greeted supporters.


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4:00 p.m.:

President Trump holds his first rally of the day in Macon:

Meanwhile, the crowd in Chattanooga continues to grow:

Vice President Mike Pence tweeted from his campaign Twitter account, "I will see you soon Chattanooga!"

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3:00 p.m.:

The President tweets a picture of the long line in front of UTC's McKenzie Arena:

The line outside UTC's McKenzie Arena is massive:

Josh Roe went live from inside the arena:

Watch a time lapse from our photographer:

Check out what viewers have posted on social media:


Air Force One landed in Macon, Ga. for the president's first rally of the day shortly before 4 p.m.


This story will be updated.


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