Trump boasts of 100,000 requests to attend reelection rally

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says inviting Russia to G7 'a question of common sense' Pentagon chief does not support invoking Insurrection Act Dershowitz: Does President Trump have power to declare martial law? MORE boasted on Monday that his campaign is setting up screens outside the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., to ensure people can see his reelection rally on Tuesday. 

In a tweet, Trump said his campaign has already received more than 100,000 requests to attend the event. 


“Our Country is doing great, far beyond what the haters & losers thought possible - and it will only get better!” Trump wrote.

Supporters have reportedly already started lining up outside the Amway Center, the arena for the NBA's Orlando Magic that normally seats 20,000.

Trump tweeted last week that the ticket for reelection kickoff event is the “hottest" of all his campaign events.

The event takes place in a key battleground state, where the Trump campaign’s first internal poll showed him trailing behind Democratic front-runner and former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenPoll: Majority 'sympathetic' to protesters, disapprove of Trump's response In a year like no other, we'll hold the election of our lifetime The Hill's Morning Report - Protesters' defiance met with calls to listen MORE.

Trump disputed the polls as “fake,” and his campaign later cut ties with some of its pollsters after the leak.