Democrats from across the nation will descend upon Milwaukee July 13-16th to nominate their candidate for President. This will be an opportunity to highlight the importance of midwestern values and will heighten the impact of the region outside of Iowa. Since it is only one state over it will be easy for the Minnesota Democratic party faithful to flock to the Badger State. This will be the first Democratic national convention in the Midwest outside of Chicago, IL. Republicans held their 2008, convention in St Paul.
Donald J Trump (R) carried Wisconsin in 2016, but since the state has shifted to Democratic gubernatorial control with the election of Tony Evers (D-WI) and it also reelected US Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI).