Kaine to speak at Stivers High School in Dayton on Monday

The Virginia senator will speak at Stivers High School, 1313 E. Fifth St., at 2 p.m. Doors open at 12:30. You can RSVP at DaytonDailyNews.com for tickets.

The Dayton public school is a popular stop for candidates. Sen. Barack Obama campaigned at Stivers in July 2008 before winning the presidential election that year.

Monday’s visit comes as the race in Ohio continues to be close.

The most recent Quinnipiac University Poll released Thursday shows Republican nominees Donald Trump and Mike Pence defeating the Hillary Clinton/Kaine ticket in Ohio by four points, 41-37 percent.

Independent candidate Gary Johnson, nominated by the Libertarian Party, has 14 percent support, according to the poll. Green Party nominee Jill Stein is at 4 percent.

Kaine is the second vice presidential nominee to visit the area this election cycle. Pence, the governor Indiana, campaigned at the Mandalay Banquet Center in Moraine on Aug. 10.

UPDATE @ 2:31 p.m. (Sept. 9): Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine’s campaign stop Monday will be in Dayton.

Kaine will speak at an event from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 12 at Stivers High School, 1313 E. Fifth St., Dayton.

FIRST REPORT (Sept. 9)

Tim Kaine is expected to campaign in southwest Ohio Monday at a location to be determined, according to the Hillary Clinton campaign.

The location of the campaign event is expected to be released soon, the campaign said.

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