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Trump Courts Black Voters in Detroit, Pastor Thanks Trump for Visiting the ‘Hood’

President Trump is running the best presidential campaign by a Republican candidate since President Reagan. President Trump is campaigning aggressively in minority communities, as he seeks to shrink President Biden’s share of the Black and Latino vote across the country. Most especially in swing states such as Michigan, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Arizona, Nevada and elsewhere. It’s incredible.

Trump rallies MAGA base, courts Black voters in Detroit

By Politico, June 15th, 2024

In a span of two hours Saturday, Donald Trump walked onto stages twice in this battleground state — once as pyrotechnics flashed around him before some 8,000 MAGA loyalists, and earlier, in a predominately Black church where he is still laboring to make gains.

For Trump, who is trying to rally base voters while also cutting into President Joe Biden’s support among people of color, the appearances at two different ends of the city — and with two starkly different demographics — illustrated the ground Trump still has to make up here.

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Detroit pastor thanks Trump for visiting the ‘hood’ as Biden, Obama who ‘never came’ attend LA fundraiser

President Biden was scheduled to appear at a glitzy fundraiser in Los Angeles alongside actor George Clooney and former President Obama

By Bradford Betz, Fox News, June 15, 2024:

Detroit pastor thanks Trump for visiting ‘the hood’ as Biden, Obama who ‘never came’ attend LA fundraiser

Pastor Sewell told Fox News on Friday he couldn’t remember the last time a president laid out a plan for the Black community until former President Donald Trump created the “Platinum Plan.”

Former President Trump attended a roundtable discussion at a church in Detroit on Saturday afternoon in an effort to reach out to Black voters.

During the discussion, 180 Church Pastor Lorenzo Sewell told Trump that he was “humbled” by the former president’s visit.

“President Obama never came to the ’hood, so-to-speak, right? President Joe Biden, he went to the big NAACP dinner, but he never came to the ’hood. So thank you,” Sewell said, eliciting applause from the audience….

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DETROIT PASTOR: President Trump, I’m so humbled that you would be here. President Obama never came to the hood. President Biden went to the big NAACP dinner but he never came to the hood—so THANK YOU!

BREAKING: After Trump’s Detroit visit, Kwame Kilpatrick, the former Democrat Mayor of Detroit, Michigan has endorsed Trump for President

Biden-Harris campaign statement on Trump’s desperate Black voter “outreach” attempt in front of a noticeably empty and white audience

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