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Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!

Response to wasupaloopa (Reply #7)

Thu Aug 1, 2019, 03:50 AM

15. Difficult to find the statistics but....

 

the term "white male" includes a lot of wealthy and professional people that are more likely to vote Rethug, along with older men that drank the damned KoolAid back in the day. I think that skews the data compared to other races because more white males hold more powerful positions and control more of the wealth.

I suspect the percentage of white "blue collar" white workers is shrinking with time, as manufacturing jobs are exported or lost to automation. And, Faux News and right-wing talk radio has sucked a lot of the wind out of our traditional Democratic support from what's left of that demographic.

KY
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

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