Black women are looking forward to the 2020 elections

Fueled by their high voter turnout across the country, black women, who voted overwhelmingly for Democrats (90 percent), increased their share in Congress from 4 to 5 percent and helped the Democrats regain control of the House. Voters of all races cast ballots at higher rates than in previous midterms nationally, but the black voting share among all voters—12 percent—nearly reached the previous all-time high for a primary at 13 percent in 2014, according to ABC News.

Black women’s votes are particularly important…

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www.brookings.edu/research/black-women-are-looking-forward-to-the-2020-elections/


 

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