Winnebago County, Wisconsin, Henkel discussed on All Things Considered


2016 Donald Trump won white voters by 20 points. But this year public opinion polls show Joe Biden outperforming Hillary Clinton with white voters in general. Good afternoon. Winnebago Democratic helpyou. Winnebago County, Wisconsin went for Barack Obama twice. In 2008 and again in 2012, but then flip to trump in 2016 6 months ago. I was scared because I was your defendant to 16 election were so confident. We never seen stuff like this. This is unbelieveable Pan. Henkel is a volunteer coordinator for Democrats in Winnebago County That's southwest of Green Bay. In 2016, the party wasn't even sure it could keep paying rent on its headquarters. Now, with all the donations flowing in, Henkel says they have enough in the bank to pay rent in advance. For the whole year. I'm now I've got somebody volunteers. I'm not even knowing where to put them. He did have another gentleman this morning. Come in and say he wouldn't vote felt looking again and he was voting Democrat and took Riding signs. One thing, Henkel says, is accelerating the shift the Corona virus outbreak in Wisconsin. My plan will crush the virus and will make Wisconsin greater than ever before that. In a visit to Janesville, Wisconsin this past week, the president told a crowd of supporters not to worry. You know you have a spike, You have a search, but If you remember two months ago, Florida had a big Sur. But hospitalizations in Wisconsin have more than tripled in the past month, a couple hours south of Winnebago County, a field hospital just opened up on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Fair. One case that he's been voting Republican for over 40 years, But he doesn't think he could go back to being a Republican. Because of the way they're thinking and the way that supporting Trump.

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