2020-09-07 14:47:21 UTC
Published 21 mins ago
2020 Democratic running mates Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are not
appealing to young African American voters, Fox News political analyst
Gianno Caldwell said Monday.
“For every African American, especially, young African Americans, we
point clearly to the 1994 Crime Bill, which was sponsored by Sen. Joe
Biden. One which gave $9.7 billion to build private prisons in our
country and provided grants and incentivized states to create what we
call the three-strike law,” Caldwell told “Fox & Friends.”
Caldwell said the legislation was “very intentional and it created a
fair amount of injustice for African Americans."
“Joe Biden is a part of the problem therefore I don’t understand how
anyone could be thinking he could fix the injustices when he was the
one who created them,” Caldwell said.
Caldwell said young African Americans are not excited about Biden's
candidacy nor Harris'.
“Some of them just say hey, we’re not going to vote because they are a
part of the system that got us in this mess to begin with,” Caldwell
“Joe Biden is going to have an issue because there is no way he is
going to get President Obama’s 2008 numbers when it comes to African
American support, which [was] at 94, 95, 96 percent. He is not going to
get that, therefore, I think Joe Biden is going to lose this race for