Friday, 2nd December 2022

US midterms: Meeting voters along the Mississippi River

By France24
09 November 2022   |   12:18 pm
FRANCE 24 takes you on a journey through the American heartland, from the Midwest to the South, for a closer look at the issues that could decide the crucial November 8 midterm elections. Our reporter Fanny Allard met with Americans in cities along the Mississippi River to find out how they feel about police reform, guns, abortion, the economy and climate change.


27 Oct 2018
The upcoming US midterm election is seeing unprecedented numbers of female candidates. In Arizona, Republican Martha McSally, who is challenging Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema for a Senate seat, is getting a boost from President Trump.
18 Oct
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports the Mississippi River is drying up in some areas, as water levels hit historic lows. Barges are getting stuck in mud and sand.
7 Nov
President Joe Biden told voters in Philadelphia this is a "defining" election for democracy. Donald Trump stumped elsewhere in the southwestern part of the state.