via Charles Barkley: Doug Jones win in Alabama is a ‘wake up call’ for Democrats to ‘do better’ for black voters – AOL News

Former NBA star and longtime Alabama native Charles Barkley weighed in on Democrat Doug Jones’ shocking upset over Republican Roy Moore in the state’s contentious Senate special election on Tuesday night.

Barkley stumped for Jones on the campaign trail on Monday and congratulated the former federal prosecutor on his win, but added that Democrats have “taken the black vote and the poor vote for granted for a long time.”

via Charles Barkley: Doug Jones win in Alabama is a ‘wake up call’ for Democrats to ‘do better’ for black voters – AOL News

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