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President Donald Trump gave a thumbs up to cameras as he greeted LIbyan President Fayez al-Sarraj at the White House. (Dec. 1) AP

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President Donald Trump's campaign has confirmed the POTUS will be make an appearance in Pensacola next week. 

Trump's visit is scheduled for 7 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Pensacola Bay Center, 201 East Gregory St. Tickets are available at donaldjtrump.com on a first-come first-served basis. Registration is limited to two tickets per mobile phone number.

This will be the fourth time Trump has visited Pensacola. His first two engagements were also at the Bay Center and drew thousands of attendees. He also held a rally at the Hunter Amphitheater in Community Maritime Park about a week before the 2016 general election.

Trump's latest visit coincides with a Dec. 12 special election for U.S. Senate seat in Alabama.

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The president has not formally endorsed the Republican candidate for the seat, Roy Moore, a former Alabama Supreme Court chief justice whose been under fire for allegations he attempted to initiate sexual relationships with teenage girls when he was in his 30s.

Trump has, however, made critical remarks about Moore's Democratic challenger, Doug Jones.

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters this week that Trump would not have time to campaign for Moore, and it is unknown if Trump plans promote Moore by name in his Pensacola speech.

Still, whatever Trump's message, it will undoubtedly reach Mobile, Alabama, area voters, who share the same media market as Pensacola and arrived in the area in droves during Trump's previous visits.

The Pensacola Ice Flyers were scheduled to play the night of the event. The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 11 with a puck drop of 7:05 p.m.

Kevin Robinson can be reached at krobinson4@pnj.com and 850-435-8527.

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