Trump to hold rally on eve of New Hampshire primary

Trump to hold rally on eve of New Hampshire primary
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpWhere do we go from here? Conservation can show the way Gov. Ron DeSantis more popular in Florida than Trump Sotomayor accuses Supreme Court of bias in favor of Trump administration MORE will hold a reelection rally in New Hampshire the day before the state holds its first-in-the-nation primary next month. 

Trump’s reelection campaign announced Thursday it will hold the event on Feb. 10 in Manchester at SNHU Arena, which seats about 10,000 people.

"President Trump looks forward to returning to the Granite State to celebrate his message of ‘Promises Made, Promises Kept,’” said Michael Glassner, chief operating officer of the Trump campaign.

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The rally will take place on the eve of the Feb. 11 primary in the Granite State, where several Democrats are duking it out to emerge from the critical contest with a victory.

While the Real Clear Politics polling average shows Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersRussian interference reports rock Capitol Hill The Democratic nominee won't be democratically chosen Fox's Ingraham mocks DNC over Nevada voting malfunctions: 'Are we a Third World country?' MORE (I-Vt.) with a lead in the race, recent surveys have shown a tightening of the top tier between him, former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Democratic nominee won't be democratically chosen Fox's Ingraham mocks DNC over Nevada voting malfunctions: 'Are we a Third World country?' At Democratic debate, missed opportunities on immigration MORE, Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenThe Democratic nominee won't be democratically chosen Surging Sanders looks for decisive win in Nevada Bloomberg to do interview with Al Sharpton MORE (D-Mass.) and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegThe Democratic nominee won't be democratically chosen At Democratic debate, missed opportunities on immigration Surging Sanders looks for decisive win in Nevada MORE

Trump, who is in the middle of a tear of campaign events, has often timed his rallies to coincide with Democratic events — the president is scheduled to hold a campaign rally in Des Moines, Iowa, less than a week before the Hawkeye State’s caucuses.

New Hampshire is also expected to be hotly contested in the general election after Trump lost to Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonRussian interference reports rock Capitol Hill Judge dismisses Nunes' lawsuit against Fusion GPS The Hill's Campaign Report: What to watch for in Nevada MORE there by fewer than 3,000 votes in 2016.