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Waelti: Democratic candidates should not ignore Wisconsin
John Waelti
Wisconsin, with its measly 10 electoral votes, has long been ignored, neglected, seen as unimportant or taken for granted with its support for Democratic presidential candidates since 1988 — until the debacle of 2016 that is. Wisconsinites are unaccustomed to this medium sized state being portrayed as a crucial battleground state. We’re small potatoes compared to Michigan and Pennsylvania that were also responsible for Trump in 2016, but crucial nevertheless.