A large turnout of Black voters in Milwaukee could help Democrats' cause

November 8, 2022 - 5:07am EST
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African Americans make up 6.8% of Wisconsin's population. In Milwaukee, Black people comprise nearly 40% of all residents. High Black voter turnout in the state's largest city is key for Democrats.

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