A crowd gathers outside the Weirs Community Center waiting for Donald Trump to arrive to a campaign rally in Laconia on Thursday, July 16, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)

Slipping into his ophthalmologist role, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul talks to Seamus (left) and Buddy Sullivan about the eye protection they should use if they play with airsoft guns during a campaign event at Chez Vachon in Manchester, Sept. 25, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida tries out an oversized chair after entering Grevior Furniture in Franklin during a walking tour with Mayor Ken Merrifield on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker accepts a gift of cheese curds at a “Politics and Pie” event at Concord’s Snowshoe Club on Saturday, May 30, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie answers questions from the audience during town hall meeting at the American Legion hall in Pembroke on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson speaks during a town hall meeting at the American Legion Post 37 in Hooksett on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton met with members of the audience at a campaign launch party at Carter Hill Orchard in Concord on Monday, June 15, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham (center) poses for a photo with two women during a visit to the Hillsborough Balloon Festival & Fair in Hillsboro on Saturday, July 11, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Thirteen hours into his day, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul waits to do a television interview with Fox's Megyn Kelly from the studio at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College in Manchester on Sept. 25, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Former Florida governor Jeb Bush (second from left) shares a moment with co-host Juliana Bergeron as co-host Steve Duprey introduced him at a “Politics and Pie” event at Concord’s Snowshoe Club on Thursday, April 16, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at Beech Hill Farm Stand & Ice Cream Barn in Hopkinton on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Former Pennsylvania senator and presidential candidate Rick Santorum promises to retweet the selfie he took with Emerson (left) and Addison Nozell following a town hall meeting in downtown Concord, July 24, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
With a cup of hot tea in one hand and speech notes in the other, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has a moment to himself before appearing at a presidential campaign event at Kennett Middle School in Conway on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Linda Kaiser is greeted by Ohio Gov. John Kasich (left) with a hug in Nashua on July 21, 2015. Kaiser got to know then-Rep. Kasich in 1999 when he was in New Hampshire exploring a presidential run and helped Kaiser bury her dog. (for Concord Monitor)
After picking up a spare microphone, former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley loosens up with a brief tune before sitting down for a radio interview with Chris Ryan in downtown Concord on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump askes N.H. House Rep. Claire Rouillard (left) to confirm that his hair is real during a rally at Manchester Community College in Manchester, N.H., on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)

Republican presidential candidate Gov. John Kasich of Ohio speaks during a town hall meeting at New England College in Henniker on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. (for Concord Monitor)