First Draft: Donald J. Trump to Hold Large Rally in Long Island

Donald Trump at a campaign event in Milwaukee on Monday.Credit Eric Thayer for The New York Times

Donald J. Trump will pad over his loss in Wisconsin with a large rally in Long Island on Wednesday night, where some 18,000 people have requested tickets and where he will be standing with a number of supporters, organizers said.

“I am so happy that Wisconsin is over,” said Carl Paladino, one of Mr. Trump’s co-chairs in the state and the 2010 Republican gubernatorial nominee. “They already have rigor mortis setting in on Donald Trump. Now, you’re gonna see what’s gonna happen starting tomorrow.”

Mr. Paladino sounded joyous that the primary is coming to Mr. Turmp’s home state. “I think it’s just awesome, man. New Yorkers – we’re ready. He’s our native…

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