2020 US Election: Trump needs support of rural Midwest

Trump captured 2016 victory with backing of rural and suburban, mostly white, voters in states such as Wisconsin, Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

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    Trump repeatedly mentioned the 2020 election in racist tweets against four US congresswomen of colour.

    Some have seen the tweets as an attempt to rally his base - he maintains strong support in the US's rural Midwest.

     

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren has more from Livingston County, Illinois.


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