|12/5/15, Davenport, from press riser|
"Dale Rankin of Davenport said he hasn't gone to the caucuses, but he plans to next February-to make sure Trump is elected. "Look at the country," Rankin said. "It's in bad shape."
12/5/15, "Trump in Davenport: 'We're taking our country back'," Globe Gazette, Ed Tibbetts, Davenport, Iowa
"Donald Trump told hundreds of people at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on Saturday he will make the United States "greater than it's ever been before."...
Trump is leading in the national polls and in Iowa. And the crowd that he drew here Saturday, which was estimated at 1,700 people by Bob Fox, general manager of the fairgrounds, was the biggest of a Republican candidate in Scott County so far this election cycle.
The rally in Davenport came about the same time that five of his GOP rivals were attending a similarly attended event in Cedar Rapids sponsored by Rep. Rod Blum and the group FreedomWorks.
Trump was interrupted frequently by applause, such as when he promised to be tough on terrorists....
Dale Rankin of Davenport said he hasn't gone to the caucuses, but he plans to next February — to make sure Trump is elected.
"Look at the country," Rankin said. "It's in bad shape."
Image caption: 12/5/15, "That concludes Trump's first double-rally day in Iowa! AM in Spencer, PM in Davenport, done in time for IA football," Ali Vitali twitter, NBC News
Image caption for top image: 12/5/15, "Today's view from the press riser minutes before Trump's second event in IA is supposed to begin." Ali Vitali twitter, NBC News