Monday, December 18, 2017

Greetings from Trump's America: Juneau County, Wisconsin, where many voters haven't been paying attention since at least 2015

GOP tax cuts generate little excitement in blue-collar county that swung hard for Trump.  (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12/18/2017)
Many voters say they’ve paid little attention to the bill, which Congress is expected to pass this week. Others say its swift and twisting path toward passage has left them in the dark about its final shape and impact, fueling their skepticism about its benefits.

Source:  Wikipedia

Source: CNN

Other Trump's America posts:
Autauga County.  (6/29/2017)
Bibb County.  (11/10/2017)
Covington County. (11/11/2017)
Dale County.  (12/12/2017)
Geneva County.  (11/11/2017)
Marion County.  (11/11/2017)

Mesa County.  (7/20/2017)
Shasta County.  (7/4/2017

Morgan County.  (4/25/2017)

DeSoto County,.  (9/9/2017)

Kootenai County.  (9/25/2017)

Franklin County.  (2/27/2017)
McHenry County.  (2/5/2017)
Perry County.  (5/8/2017)
16th Congressional District.  (3/26/2017)

Granger.  (3/26/2017)
Hendricks County.  (10/1/2017)
Huntington County.  (4/27/2017)
Posey County.  (10/21/2017)
Scott County,.  (10/21/2017)

Boone County.  (1/15/2017)
Clinton County.   (10/15/2017)
Franklin County, (8/14/2017)
Marion County.  (5/23/2017)
Monticello.  (1/13/2017)
Poweshiek and Webster counties.  (2/7/2017)
Union County.  (9/10/2017)
Winnebago County. (12/17/2017)
Wright County.  (8/8/2017)

Clark County.  (3/21/2017)
Mitchell County.  (1/29/2017)
Sumner County.  (10/1/2017)

Hancock County,.  (10/21/2017)
Jackson County.  (12/9/2017)
Knox and Whitley counties.  (2/17/2017)
Lee County.  (12/9/2017)
Letcher County.  (6/29/2017)
Perry County.  (10/10/2017)

Calcasieu Parish,.  (5/22/2017)
St. Martin Parish.  (4/26/2017)

Piscataquis County.  (7/3/2017)

Macomb County.  (11/29/2017)
St. Joseph County.  (6/5/2017)

Lac qui Parle County.  (7/2/2017)

Pontotoc County.  (7/19/2017)

New Jersey
7th Congressional District.  (4/14/2017)

New York
UPDATE:  Essex County.  (11/29/2017)
19th Congressional District.  (3/26/2017)

North Carolina
Robeson County.  (12/1/2017)
Union County.  (3/9/2017)

North Dakota
Sargent County.  (10/22/2017)

Adams County.  (12/9/2017)
Columbiana County,  (12/11/2017)
Defiance County.  (3/21/2017)
Highland County.   (3/19/2017)
Huron County.  (6/19/2017)
Jackson County.  (6/6/2017)
Morgan County.  (10/10/2017)
Trumbull County.  (4/3/2017)
Van Wert County.  (4/12/2017)
Williams County.  (3/21/2017)

Bryan County.  (5/5/2017)

Douglas County.  (5/17/2017)

Dauphin County. (4/22/2017)
Erie County.  (9/2/2017)
Greene County.  (5/3/2017)
UPDATE. Luzerne County.  (1/14/2017)
Northampton County.  (7/20/2017)
Williamsport.  (1/24/2017)

South Carolina
Spartanburg County.  (6/5/2017)

South Dakota
Lawrence County,.  (4/27/2017)

Campbell County.  (12/10/2017)
Marion County.  (4/1/2017)
Maury County.  (10/31/2017)
Union County.  (5/30/2017)

Gaines County.  (4/26/2017)\

Grays Harbor County.  (8/20/2017)

West Virginia
Cabell County.  (8/4/2017)
Fayette County.  (1/24/2017)
Jackson County.  (6/18/2017)
Mason County.  (12/16/2017)
McDowell County.  (7/10/2017)

Adams and Waushara counties.  (2/6/2017)
Buffalo County.  (3/19/2017)
Clark County,.  (3/19/2017)
Johnson Creek.  (1/21/2017)
Manitowoc County.  (8/10/2017)
Oneida County.  (4/24/2017)
Price County.  (10/21/2017)
Richland County.  (11/10/2017)
Sawyer County.  (3/20/2017)
Taylor County.  (3/19/2017)
Wisconsin Dairyland dilemma, part 2.  (6/19/2017)
Winnebago County.  (11/27/2017)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I'm a white guy reaching retirement age that has a hard time understanding inequality. Was born in the city, folks had jobs that could support a family, then we moved to a smaller town that did not offer people the same possibilities. Places considered rural are largely white, yet the racial economic gap simply does not seem to be considered in these outlying places.

I'm white, have spent (and am still $pending) many years in college, yet I feel discriminated against by local business, just as minorities do, because I have been judged by employers that I somehow don't fit in to their plan. I've been turned down for jobs for being over-qualified, and in many instances have wondered whether I was viewed as a threat to their jobs, because I knew things.

Thanks Retiring Guy for your posting on this website, as I often read it but don't know how to respond to it. I largely think white people are not racist, but many white people in rural places face many of the same obstacles that "minority" people do.