Trump Going After Black Votes

Yesterday, in Milwaukee, Donald Trump announced a bold plan to win black votes and help blacks help themselves.   Instead of pandering to blacks by promising more government benefits, which has been the policy of Democrats and most Republicans since LBJ, Trump challenged blacks to  analyze that the Democrat policies have done little to help the majority of blacks, especially blacks in the  cities that have been governed by Democrat mayors for years, such as Detroit, Chicago, Cleveland, Philadelphia, etc.   And Democrat policies at the national level, such as “free” trade and excessive taxes and regulations on business and not enforcing immigration laws, have hurt the economy.  This has resulted in fewer jobs for black as well as whites, especially entry level jobs. In addition to being the correct economic approach, Trump’s approach is also smart politics.  Trump has to carry the battleground states of Ohio, Wisconsin,...(Read Full Post)