Harris speaks to Jacob Blake and meets family in Wisconsin

Kamala Harris speaks to shooting victim Jacob Blake by phone during meeting with his family in Milwaukee during her first campaign trip to Wisconsin Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris spoke with Kenosha shooting victim Jacob Blake by phone Monday  Harris was making her first campaign trip as the vice presidential nominee to Wisconsin, a key swing state She got off the plane and immediately met with members of Blake's family and also called him on the phone  Harris will also take a tour of an International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers facility, to mark the Labor Day holiday, and meet with Black business owners

By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.s. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com

Published: 19:13 BST, 7 September 2020 | Updated: 19:27 BST, 7 September 2020

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Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris spoke with Kenosha shooting victim Jacob Blake by phone Monday, while she was meeting with familly members in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  

The Biden campaign confirmed that Harris sat down with Jacob Blake Sr., the victim's father and his sisters Zietha Blake and Letetra Widman, as soon as she touched down in Milwaukee

Also present on the phone were Blake's mother, Julia Jackson, and attorney Ben Crump. 

Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is photographed arriving in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Monday. The first thing she did was meet with members of Jacob Blake's family and call the shooting victim and his mother by phone

Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is photographed arriving in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Monday. The first thing she did was meet with members of Jacob Blake's family and call the shooting victim and his mother by phone 

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