It’s official. The Democrats are losing Black and Latino voters, according to exit polling after Tuesday’s midterm elections.
This development has been the topic of discussion ever since polling earlier this year showed a higher percentage of minorities indicating a willingness to back a Republican candidate over Democrats. But now that the numbers are in, it is apparent that the left has a people of color problem.
According to exit polls conducted by CNN, Democratic support among minority men and women has dropped considerably from where they were after the 2018 midterm elections.
Democratic candidates enjoyed an 85-point advantage over Republicans with Black women. This year, this number dropped to 78. Among Black men, the Democrats’ lead dropped from 76 percent in 2018 to 65 percent in 2022. Read more…