President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpPaul Ryan defends Navy admiral after Trump's criticism Trump discussing visit overseas to troops following criticism: report Retired Army General: Trump is ‘acting like an 8th grader’ in attacking ex-Navy SEAL who led bin Laden operation MORE is speaking at a get-out-the-vote rally in Louisiana on Friday. 


Trump is stumping on behalf of Republican Senate candidate John Kennedy one day before the runoff election for Louisiana's open Senate seat. 

Kennedy is facing Democrat Foster Campbell in the race for retiring Sen. David VitterDavid Bruce VitterSenate panel advances Trump nominee who wouldn't say if Brown v. Board of Education was decided correctly Planned Parenthood targets judicial nominee over abortion comments Trump nominates wife of ex-Louisiana senator to be federal judge MORE's (R-La.) seat.

Trump's stop in Baton Rouge comes during his "thankyou" tour throughout states he won on Election Day. The president-elect will also speak at a rally in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Friday evening. 

Watch the event from the Dow Chemical Hangar in Baton Rouge live above.