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My comments in Robert Fisk’s column about losing Michigan

“Clinton’s supporters in Michigan knew they had a problem when Bernie Sanders pulled off the electoral primary and beat her by 17,000 votes in March 2016. More important still, Bernie won the Arab-American majority districts by two-to-one…”

Here you can see in just the City of Dearborn, Trump got almost the exact same votes Romney did in 2012, but our Democratic ticket got about 2000 less votes… a problem replicated across Arab American communities:

2016 results
2012 results

Written by nickbiddlenoe

January 19, 2017 at 2:06 pm

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