One of the Senate seats abandoned by a Republican incumbent is in Ohio. Can Democrats win this seat? It’s going to be difficult. Unlike North Carolina, which will also have an open Republican seat, Ohio hasn’t been divided between 50 and 50 lately. In the past decade, she has elected only one Democrat to national office – one of our heroes, Senator Sherrod Brown. Steve Phillips believes they can send a second Ohio Democrat to the Senate next year – by focusing on finding voters with color.
Also: Black Lives Matter versus LAPD: A new official report in Los Angeles said that LA police broke the law by assaulting and arresting BLM protesters during protests last summer. Civil rights attorney Carol Sobel explains – She is one of the attorneys BLM is representing in its lawsuit against the City of L.A.
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