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from election day. >> you know we said we wanted to finish off a new hampshire because of the incredible relationship i have. shelley: donald trump making his last trip to new hampshire tonight. his promises to fight the drug crisis. >> you can elect a leader trying to move this country forward our first female president. shelley: president obama stumping for hillary clinton right here in the granite state. voting to happen right here in dixville notch at midnight. the excitement in the north country tonight. mike: after a chilly one, a bright and warmer election day. how high temperatures go plus when we will see our next chance of showers. >> no one covers new hampshire like we do. now, wmur news 9 tonight. tom: 11:00 and we are less than one hour away from the first ballots of election day being cast right here in new hampshire. i'm tom griffith.
i'm shelley walcott. most polls open in just tonight, seven hours. we have live team coverage across the state, focusing on all the big races. the one at the top, the historic battle for the white house. democrat hillary clinton and republican donald trump are still on the campaign trail right now. the republican presidential nominee packed the s&h university tom: adam sexton live in manchester where he joins us now. adam: this was about as big a political event can get in new hampshire. donald trump had bigger news to deliver when he announced two high-profile endorsements.
backing of two of the biggest names in new england sports. first, tom brady. >> he called today and he said donald, i support you. you are my friend and i voted for you. adam: then trump said bill belichick wrote him a letter of support and he read from it. >> you prove to be the ultimate competitor and fighter. her leadership is amazing. adam: blitzing hillary clinton. >> she is being protected i a totally rigged system. adam: trump touted the benefit of a 35% tariff that he says will help the state. he also said he would stop the opioid crisis. >> we will stop at 100% and we
that are so seriously addicted. adam: mitt romney drew the largest crowd in 2012 with kid rock helped him out. trump noticed that his audience was bigger. >> hillary can't fill a room. this is called filling a stadium and i have no guitar and no piano. adam: this was not quite mr. trump's final campaign rapids, michigan. we were unable to confirm directly from bill belichick or tom brady two confirms their endorsements. tom brady was on radio earlier today and he allegedly said at that time that he has not yet voted. adam sexton, wmur news 9. shelley: one of hillary clinton's last stops was at a
joined by her husband president clinton, her daughter chelsea, president obama and first lady michelle obama. clinton spent her day visiting a number of swing states. >> and tomorrow, we face the test of our time. what will we vote for, not just against. what will we decide is on the ballot? opponent's name may be on the ballot, every issue you care about is on that ballot. shelley: right now hillary clinton is heading to north carolina for a midnight rally for her last campaign stop before polls open. her campaign did hold a big event in the granite state tonight. president obama was at unh for one final rally.
up the crowd of nearly 8000 and have them chanting hillary clinton's name, but when they booed at donald trump's, he said that trump could not hear them but would hear their votes. >> it is good to be back. it is a good day to be a wildcat. jennifer: energizing the unh crowd. a pep rally pumping up the state's democratic ticket, especially the woman at the very top. >> new hampshire, it is a small state but is it -- it is an important state. there are some scenarios where hillary does not win if she does not win new hampshire. so it depends on you. jennifer: he calls her republican opponent, donald
temperamentally unfit to be president. >> over the weekend his campaign took his twitter account away from him. if your closest advisers don't trust you to tweet, how can you trust them with the nuclear codes? jennifer:? his battle cry? stronger together. >> are you fired up? fired up? ready to go? fired up? ready to go? jennifer: this was something of a sentimental occasion for barack obama and the crowd, knowing that this was likely his last visit as president. jennifer crompton, wmur news 9. tom: we are less than one hour away from some of the first
right here in new hampshire. dixville notch is one of the towns setting the stage for the u.s. tonight. wmur's siobhan lopez is live there with more. siobhan: an hour from now, all of the ballots will have been cast in more likely than not we will have our results for dixville notch is the whole process takes just a couple of minutes. i will give you a look at where this is going to happen. the voters will drop them in a voters. six are expected to vote in person while a seventh submitted an absentee. there are three republicans and three independents voting here. with the hotel close for renovations, this event has gotten smaller as the population goes down. even though it may be small, they are setting a good example for the rest of the state in the country. >> but we really try to do here
the rest of you guys can at least spend a little bit of time during your day and get out and vote. siobhan: while they have been doing it the longest, pixel notch is not the only new hampshire community to be voting and i. mills field will also be casting their votes at midnight. we will have a live screen on wmur.com app. siobhan lopez, wmur news 9. shelley: with both white house hopefuls hitting new hampshire hard in the final days, who are the voters they are trying to win over? wmur political director josh mcelveen is live now with a look at that. josh: when donald trump packed the snhu arena tonight in manchester, or when hillary clinton drew an overflow crowd to the radisson last night, most who attended were loyal supporters who made up their minds a long time ago. but to win new hampshire tomorrow, one of them has to
not matter how hard they've tried. >> josh: i want what is good for the country. 1,019 days have passed since donald trump dipped his toe into the 2016 waters by headlining politics and eggs at saint anselm college. and the earth has spun 655 times since hillary clinton kicked things off with a pop into kristen's bistro in keene. and some voters like leonard and carolyn morril have been engaged since day one. >> i decided i had to go listen to them in person for the wherever they were. so i've been busy listening. josh: and they both have listened to a lot over the last couple years, and it has led them to this conclusion. >> this is going to be the last 24 hours to try to decide. josh: of course both hillary , clinton and donald trump have their core base of support, but the key to victoty is to win over independents and those who just cant decide who they dislike the least. >> if you are republican and you are looking at donald trump and
clinton? it will be hard to do that, but when you vote for gary johnson and throw your vote away? josh: for many who normally vote blue, the same is true. >> if you are big bernie sanders supporter, can? you vote for hillary clinton? josh: a lot of voters, it seems, will be going with their heart as much as they will their got when they stepped behind the curtain. >> i'll walk in and probably decide right then best last impression who will take home a sizable chunk of the undecided voters who still remain. at the u.s. senate race. one of the most expensive, most closely watched races in the nation the outcome of this tight race could determine the power in the u.s. senate. josh mcelveen, wmur news 9.
race, one of the most expensive, most close to watch races in the nation the outcome of this tight , race could help determine the power in the u.s. senate. wmur's jean mackin joins us live with how the candidates are using these final hours. jean: this election eve, kelly ayotte is taking a round the clock, round the state approach while maggie hassan was with the big ticket names at president obama's rally here. senator jeanne shaheen urged the unh crowd to send her another democrat. >> and then i am no longer going to have my vote canceled out half the time needs two votes. jean: before governor maggie hassan introduced president obama at the rally, she urged voters to support democrats up and down the ticket. >> there is a clear choice in this election. do we keep going with a senator who repeatedly votes with the corporate special interests? or a new senator who sides with the people of new hampshire? jean: incumbent republican kelly
new hampshire's independent vowing to greet voters at 24 voice written on the side, stops in 24 hours. she's going the extra mile now , up to 27 stops as she gets back to new hampshire's grassroots in the final hours. >> what i want tell them one of i will be standing up for them independent voice of new hampshire and fight for them. jean: and the campaigning went on into the night. kelly ayotte is just wrapping up her to her on the seacoast -- tour on the seacoast. maggie hassan had a few more stops here in manchester tonight. jean mackin, wmur news 9. tom: we have more commitment 2016 coverage coming up. shelley: the corner office in new hampshire up for grabs. what the candidates for governor
heir agenda: higher taxes. more government spending. and a weaker national defense. only frank guinta will put new hampshire first. that's the key difference in this race. frank guinta. he's on our side. i'm frank guinta and i approved this message. kate: my mom and i love shooting hoops. i'm frank guinta but you know what - she could still learn a few things from me - just like i've learned a lot from her. mom helps with homework... she
helped dad start his business... bad guys in jail. now, mom helps make laws that help people - especially when they need it most. i'm really proud of her. and she's taught me that with hard work - i can do... anything. kelly: i'm kelly ayotte, kate: and i'm kate. kelly & kate: and we approved this message.
their pick for governor. tom: democrat colin van ostern and republican chris sununu spent the
day campaigning trying win people over, who have still not made up their minds. shelley: wmur's kristen carosa is live from the state house in concord with the race for the corner office. kristen: we caught up the candidates in nashua at a rotary club meeting. both are trying to get as much support as they possibly can and they are focused on the undecided voter. the candidates for governor had a long day on the campaign t before election day. >> we have been doing a lot of door to door, talking to people one on one over the last week or so. the energy is there. the turnout will be strong. >> i think a lot of people in new hampshire are excited to get out and vote. kristen: democrat colin van ostern has been an executive counselor since he says his goal
>> i am working very hard and i want people to know that if they give me the honor of serving as governor, i always will put people ahead of political interests. kristen: his opponent, republican chris sununu is , serving his third term as executive counselor. he's also the ceo of waterville valley. he says he believes it's time for a change. >> it's about what kind of governor want. operative who specializes in divisive partisanship? or do we want someone who will come to the table every time regardless of political background? kristen: both candidates say they are feeling confident going into the election tomorrow and are anxiously awaiting the results. kristen carosa, wmur news 9. shelley: continuing our commitment 2016 coverage with new hampshire's congressional
voters head to the poll tomorrow. wmur's mike cronin is live in district two in nashua with more on those races. mike: on the eve of the election, congressional candidates from the first district and here in the second district are trying to talk to as many voters as they can. republican jim lawrence served three terms as a state representative. now he wants to serve new hampshire in the second congressional district. he says new leadership is need >> the message i've been spreading of getting our economy moving forward, dealing with our national debt and improving our foreign policy and defense posture to keep us safe from terrorism around the world. mike: democratic representative annie kuster is running for re-election for the seat she's held since speaking at tonight's 2013. rally with president obama at unh, she says this election is about the next generation. >> about our future, about the children, about the seniors,
students, then stand with me and vote tomorrow. mike: also at that event, democrat carol shea-porter who is trying to reclaim the first congressional seat, which she held off and on for six years. she says she has the experience to lead the granite state again and asks people to vote blue. >> to move this country forward, so in new hampshire we need you , to make sure that you vote for all of the democrats on the ticket. we have a shared vision. mike: incumbent republican frank guinta has held the first c.d. c4 two of the last three terms. he says his backround and ability to work with both parties are part of what make him qualified. >> i'm very passionate about this job. i think people know the conviction that i bring to it. but the reality is i've been able to deliver in a way that others haven't. mike: independent shawn o'connor says it's time for a new direction. this is the business executive's first time running for elected office.
to put service back into public service and i'm gonna do that. i'm going to work for $14,000 a year, return $160,000 of my congressional sally to new hampshire charities chosen by the people. mike: all the campaigns are just about over and now the voters will have their say. >> chief meteorologist mike haddad with your storm watch nine forecast. mike: you can see the presidential range early november. a chilly one out there today, especially to start. by this afternoon, back to the average. 52 degrees the official high at concord. that is right at the average. the record high set in 1938. a chilly low. we started off at 24 degrees. just above freezing in manchester. everyone else at or below
the state as their builds and from the west. with any son, we will be well above the average. overnight tonight it is quite cold. upper 20's and lower 30's. in the next few hours we drop five or six degrees. temperatures are worn to the west. they will build in over the next few days tomorrow. developing as we go into wednesday do to the fact that we will not have much sun. full sunshine for election day. son up, sundown, no clouds out there whatsoever and temperatures running nice and mild. as for wednesday, a couple of widely scattered sprinkles. very low precipitation expected.
clear into thursday and a good part of friday. for election day, no excuse not to go out and vote because it will be clear. after the chilly start, take a look at where we are headed in southern new hampshire with full sunshine all day long. lower 60's for a high. upper 50's in the north country. changes begin to move in for wednesday. a scattering of light, spotty showers. may be a late day or evening shower. that is a strong cold front later on veterans day. that means much colder for the start of the weekend. tomorrow looks spectacular. not much more than you could have asked for in november. shelley: get out and vote. jamie: bruins played tonight,
i'm colin van ostern, and this is my father-in-law, rich. and this is peter and patrick. i agreed to do a tv ad only if my grandkids were in it, too. i trust colin with their future. my clean energy plan is all about their future. as governor, i'll invest in solar and renewable energy. that'll hold down energy costs, create local jobs, and protect the environment. it's how we keep new hampshire moving forward. or grampa could just
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what's kelly ayotte costing you? you're paying more for prescription medicines. kelly ayotte blocked lower cost generic drugs. you're paying high interest rates on college loans. ayotte voted against letting you refinance at lower rates. and you're paying higher bank fees while ayotte voted for special breaks to wall street executives. kelly ayotte. she's siding with corporate special interests and that's costing you.
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nash with his first of the year and david pasternak adds another power-play goal. to the three finalists for each of their major postseason awards. mookie betts, after his tremendous season this year, is an m.v.p. finalist in the american league, along with mike trout of the angels. rick porcello led the american league in wins this year he is a finalist for the cy young award, as are cory kluber of the indians and the tigers justin verlander. and in the national league, dartmouth graduate kyle finalist. the others are jon lester of the cubs and max scherzer of the nationals. the kentucky basketball team is ranked second in the nation and they will be playing on national tv a lot, which means we will be able to see the freshman from manchester playing a lot. wenyen gabriel right now he starts for the wildcats. he scored nine points in this
rebounds against asbury. three of our local division two college soccer teams are going to the ncaa tournament. snhu, franklin pierce, and merrimack. the ravens and merrimack will play each other. s&h you will play lemoine. the colby women's soccer team will play -- the colby-sawyer womens soccer team will play a first-round game against stevens institute of technology on the keene state women's field hockey team has made the turn it in division three. the saint anselm college field hockey team is in the tournament for the first year ever. there is your newest fcs called football poll.
molly's not thinking about cancer today, but three years from now, a routine screening will catch it early and make all the difference. so when chris sununu voted to cut funding for planned parenthood, cutting access to cancer screenings and birth control for thousands of women, for molly, it's the rest of her life. the stakes are too high to make chris sununu governo. this advertisement has been paid for by put new hampshire first
i'm maggie hassan, and new hampshire has a very clear choice: do we keep going with a senator who repeatedly
votes with the corporate special interests... or a new senator who sides with the people of new hampshire? my focus has always been on creating opportunity for working families: more affordable. lowering prescription drug costs. and always protecting a woman's right to make her own health care decisions. these are my priorities, why i approve this message... and why i respectfully ask
i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't
lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember." he's going like "i don't remember!?
rehabilitated. tom: the dogs range in age from three weeks to much older and many are extremely malnourished. it could take weeks before any of the dogs are well enough to be adopted. they >> do need a of medical attention. >> several of them have never logical issues. they are fair -- have neurological issues. they are very wobbly. there is one that is blind. tom: work. it could take weeks before the dogs are put up for adoption. i am sure there will be a lot of good families. shelley: beautiful day for election day. mike: you could not ask for much better. temperatures 10 degrees above average. it is coldest friday night into saturday night before temperatures get back to the average. could not be better
imagine if hillary clinton wins the white house... then what? liberal carol shea-porter? she'll be a rubber stamp for clinton's agenda. progressive shawn o'connor? he'll be a rubber stamp, too. and you know their agenda: higher taxes. more government spending. and a weaker national defense. only frank guinta will put new hampshire first. that's the key difference in this race. frank guinta. he's on our side. i'm frank guinta
two kinds chris sununu's of family handed himce. a top-rated ski resort. he ran it into the ground. chris sununu cut jobs, and cut workers' hours so he wouldn't have to provide health insurance. colin van ostern went to college on student loans, became a stonyfield business manager. then a top executive at college for america. colin van ostern: i'm colin van ostern. real success is helping others get ahead. a bright new hampshire future starts
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planned parenthood. taking away our right to choose. restricting our health care choices. this is senator kelly ayotte's record. ayotte voted six times to end funding for planned parenthood - putting access to birth control and cancer screenings at risk. and she supports overturning roe v. wade. woman 1: kelly ayotte says she's for women. but it's just an act. woman 2: voters definitely cannot trust kelly ayotte. vo: senate majority pac is responsible
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