With Nevada in hand for Hillary Clinton the focus is now on South Carolina, One of the top states for black voters for democrats. In a recent speech in S. Carolina sanders said
“We have, in America today, a broken criminal justice system,” trying to work the crowd but it was meet with lackluster response. While Clinton is very familiar with the black vote, being that her husband was once called the first black president.
Bernie gained ground in more liberal states like New Hampshire and Vermont, But to when the black vote from a season Hillary Clinton he will have to have a more resounding approach that can make black voters turn from the comfort of the Clinton. One thing that could be hurting Sanders is his recent team up with rapper killer mike who had the controversial a statement. His quote in context was “I talked to Jane Elliott a few weeks ago, and Jane said, ‘Michael, a uterus doesn’t qualify you to be president of the United States. If Bernie wants to jump ahead he will have to figure out how to touch the core of the black community with more than just promises.