Watch: President Trump delivers remarks at ‘Black Voices for Trump’ coalition launch party

Watch: President Trump delivers remarks at ‘Black Voices for Trump’ coalition launch party

(**)(***)(****)(*)(*****)(****)President Donald Trump delivers the opening remarks at the launch party for the “Black Voices for Trump” coalition at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.(*****)(****)The coalition is designed to activate and engage black Republican voters ahead of the (*******************) presidential election.(*****)(****)Trump is expected to(******) (*******)address his administration’s accomplishments for African Americans during his tenure, including record low unemployment and passage of the First Step Act to address criminal justice reform.(*****)(****)Trump faces an uphill battle if he hopes to connect with black voters ahead of the (*******************) election. (********)Republicans historically have struggled to connect with black voters since the Civil Rights era.(*********)(*****)(****)In (**********************), (**********)Trump managed to garner 8% of the black vote,(*********) higher than Mitt Romney’s 6% in the (***********************) presidential election.(*****)(****)According to a (***********)Pew Research Center poll in (*********************)(*********), (************************)% of African Americans identify with or lean toward the Democratic Party, compared with the 8% that identify more with Republicans. Of those, only 3% are registered Republican voters.(*****)(****)Vice President Mike Pence and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson are also slated to address the audience.(*****)(****)(************)(*************)(******)Subscribe to CNBC on YouTube.(*******)(**************)(*********)(*****)(***************)(***************)(****************)(*****************)Read More(*********)

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