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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Wednesday evening at a campaign rally at Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin, Md. (Photo: WBOC) Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Wednesday evening at a campaign rally at Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin, Md. (Photo: WBOC)
People standing outside Stephen Decatur High School ahead of Donald Trump's campaign rally, which is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. (Photo: WBOC) People standing outside Stephen Decatur High School ahead of Donald Trump's campaign rally, which is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. (Photo: WBOC)
Protesters standing outside Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin ahead of Wednesday night's Donald Trump rally. (Photo: WBOC) Protesters standing outside Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin ahead of Wednesday night's Donald Trump rally. (Photo: WBOC)
Thousands of people inside Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin, awaiting the arrival of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. (Photo: WBOC) Thousands of people inside Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin, awaiting the arrival of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. (Photo: WBOC)
From Chopper 16: long lines of people waiting outside Stephen Decatur High School ahead of Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump?'s campaign rally. From Chopper 16: long lines of people waiting outside Stephen Decatur High School ahead of Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump?'s campaign rally.
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BERLIN, Md. (WBOC/AP)– Speaking before a crowd of nearly 3,000 people Wednesday night at Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump re-issued his message about "taking the country back," including creating jobs, tackling illegal immigration and strengthening the military. 

Trump flew into the Salisbury-Ocean City: Wicomico Regional Airport in Salisbury shortly after 6:30 p.m. He arrived at Stephen Decatur shortly before 7:20 p.m. Crowds of cheering supporters as well as a number of protesters greeted Trump's arrival. 

Trump, who spoke for 45 minutes, seemed to be in a very good mood after his resounding win the night before in the New York primary. He peppered his speech with jokes and saluted a member of his staff who went to Stephen Decatur.

Trump also spoke on several issues that have been a mainstay in his campaign.

Noting the loss of thousands of jobs to other countries, such as Mexico, Trump vowed to bring back jobs to the U.S. 

 "Creating jobs as a president, you either have those instincts or you don't. If you have it, you have it.... It's an instinct and if you don't have the instinct, you'll never be able to do it," Trump said. 

Trump also railed against his rivals, including fellow Republican Ted Cruz and Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton. He contrasted himself with them saying, "I refuse to call myself a politician."

Trump also expressed his support for the nation's military. He said, "We're going to build a military so strong, so big, nobody is going to mess with us."

He also spoke highly of law enforcement, saying, "Our police in this country are so great and they are not being taken care of the way we...we should be cherishing them, they keep us safe."

Trump also once again complained the Republican delegate process was "rigged" but reassured the crowd that he had a big enough lead to withstand any political chicanery and would emerge with the nomination.

According to the Worcester County Sheriff's Office, the crowds that formed at Stephen Decatur were estimated at about 10,000 people while the venue only held about 3,000. 

Three arrests for disorderly conduct were made during and just after the event, the Sheriff's Office reported. 

Trump is focused heavily on clinching the Republican nomination through voters' balloting in state primaries, thus avoiding a contested national convention in Cleveland in July. The businessman's win in his home state keeps him on a path to securing the 1,237 delegates he needs, though he'll have to perform well in the round of primaries in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Delaware on Tuesday and in California's huge contest on June 7.

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