Minute by minute: The last day of the 2016 campaign
It’s go time.
With hours left in the punishing 2016 presidential race, Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump were in a flat-out sprint on Monday, powering through battleground states with rallies, retail stops and special guests along for the ride.
Here’s a minute-by-minute look at the candidates in the final stretch:
• 5:20 p.m. — Donald Trump press plane lands in Scranton.
• 6:19 p.m. — Trump takes stage at rally in Scranton, telling a roaring crowd, “I think we’re going to blow ’em out tomorrow.”
• 7:26 p.m. — Trump press plane leaves Scranton for Manchester, New Hampshire.
• 7:27 p.m. — Hillary Clinton plane lands in Philadelphia.
• 8:15 p.m. — Trump press plane lands in Manchester.
• 8:54 p.m. — Trump takes stage before a packed crowd. He’s got fog machines and strobe lights. “It all began for me in New Hampshire,” he says.
• 9:10 p.m. — After musical performances by Jon Bon Jovi and Bruce Springsteen and speeches by President Bill Clinton, first lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama, Clinton comes out on stage in Philadelphia. She is greeted by tens of thousands of people. “I regret deeply how angry the tone of the campaign became,” Clinton says.
• 9:29 p.m. — Clinton concludes remarks, waves at voters with her family and the Obamas.
• 10:32 p.m. — Clinton plane takes off from Philadelphia for Raleigh, North Carolina.