LONGVIEW -- Guests arriving to give Donald Trump Jr. money for his dad's campaign were eager to give the son of The Donald a red-state welcome when he touched down Tuesday at East Texas Regional Airport.

"I think we're looking for Trump to see that we do support him in East Texas, that we do support what he has to say," said Longview small business owner Alicia Nolte, arriving with daughter, Ella, and husband Mike at the KRS hangars where owner Kim Smith was hosting the younger Trump.

Ella, 12, said she wasn't sure what to expect other than "something good" from the Republican nominee's son. She also said her peers are more politically aware than they might let on.

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