Trump Comes to Tampa

Added on by Loren Elliott.

Donald Trump made a quick stop in Tampa last night to host a rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome. Over 10,000 ardent supporters packed the arena. At one point, Trump started a "build that wall" chant. The crowd eagerly echoed his words. It was an experience, to be sure. 

Trump supporter Todd Wertalik impersonates his favorite presidential candidate at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Wertalik, of nearby St. Petersburg, is a registered volunteer for Donald Trump's campaign. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination by a wide margin. 

Trump supporter Todd Wertalik impersonates his favorite presidential candidate at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Wertalik, of nearby St. Petersburg, is a registered volunteer for Donald Trump's campaign. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination by a wide margin. 

Lillian Cameron (left) and husband Irving Cameron (center) hold up signs at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. The couple made the trip from Spring Hill to show their support.  

Lillian Cameron (left) and husband Irving Cameron (center) hold up signs at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. The couple made the trip from Spring Hill to show their support.  

Donald Trump hosts a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump hosts a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump speaks to an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump speaks to an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

A protester blows a kiss at jeering Trump supporters while being escorted out of the building during a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

A protester blows a kiss at jeering Trump supporters while being escorted out of the building during a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Donald Trump hosts a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump hosts a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Trump supporter Patricia Carlisle of Tampa cheers during a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Carlisle claims she has exchanged numerous emails with Trump himself. 

Trump supporter Patricia Carlisle of Tampa cheers during a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Carlisle claims she has exchanged numerous emails with Trump himself. 

Donald Trump speaks to an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump speaks to an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Kevin Goldberg of Port St. Lucie holds up a homemade sign at a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. "It's not about the Democrat, it's not about the Republican, it's about the guy," Goldberg said about his support for Trump. 

Kevin Goldberg of Port St. Lucie holds up a homemade sign at a Donald Trump rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. "It's not about the Democrat, it's not about the Republican, it's about the guy," Goldberg said about his support for Trump. 

Donald Trump fires up an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump fires up an enthusiastic audience at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump waves to the crowd after finishing his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump waves to the crowd after finishing his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Trump is leading Florida polls for the Republican nomination.

Donald Trump reaches out to shake the hand of a fan after finishing his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Donald Trump reaches out to shake the hand of a fan after finishing his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Donald Trump briefly pauses between autographs following his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Donald Trump briefly pauses between autographs following his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Trump supporter Steve Griffin sports a Patriotic hat at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. "I believe in his candidacy and I believe in what his principles are," said Griffin. 

Trump supporter Steve Griffin sports a Patriotic hat at a Donald Trump rally during the business mogul's presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. "I believe in his candidacy and I believe in what his principles are," said Griffin. 

Donald Trump autographs a copy of his book for a fan following his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. 

Donald Trump autographs a copy of his book for a fan following his speech at a rally during his presidential campaign at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016.