While this article by by Jasmyne A. Cannick of sfbayview.com pertains directly to statewide elections in California it could easily pertain to the US as a whole. Candidates of both parties in her state are ignoring black media and according to her not reaching out to black voters. George Cook AAreports.
With a little over two months left until the Nov. 2 general election, gubernatorial and U.S. Senate nominees are wasting no time in blanketing the airwaves statewide in an effort to reach out to potential voters. However, noticeably absent from these campaigns is any significant or meaningful “wooing” of Black voters – begging the question are California Republicans outright ignoring the Black vote while the Democrats continue to take it for granted?
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