Ben Wikler on Rebuilding Progressive Organizing Infrastructure in Wisconsin
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On this week’s episode of “The Tent,” Ed and Daniella are joined by Wisconsin Democratic Party Chair Ben Wikler, who spoke with them about his efforts to reinvigorate progressive organizing in a state that President Donald Trump carried in the 2016 general election. In the news, they explore the growing crisis around the global coronavirus pandemic and the latest results from the 2020 Democratic presidential primary.
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