PHOTOS | President Trump Holds Make America Great Again Rally For Local GOP Candidates
CHARLOTTE, NC — President Trump was in Charlotte Friday night to host a Make America Great Again rally for local GOP candidates Mark Harris and Rep. Ted Budd.
It was cold and wet outside, but Trump had supporters fired up inside Bojangles’ Coliseum. It was a nearly packed house as the president addressed numerous topics including foreign and domestic policy, immigration, and the recent bomb scares involving several prominent Democrat officials and CNN.
NC Senator Thom Tillis, NC Lt. Governor Dan Forest and NASCAR legend Richard Childress also spoke at the event prior to Trump’s arrival.
Mark Harris will Democrat challenger Dan McCready on November 6th to determine who will replace Congressman Robert Pittenger for NC’s 9th District.
Incumbent Congressman Ted Budd will be facing off against Democrat challenger Kathy Manning for the state’s 13th District seat.