"America in the Middle" is a collection of images showing communities and individuals personally affected by policies but often-overlooked by politicians. |||
A man walks through a quiet downtown Clinton, which has struggled to keep population and employment numbers steady.
A transformation to a knowledge-based economy has not taken root here in Clinton, Iowa along the Mississippi River. But there has been a profound structural change of another sort: white working class voters switched from Democrat to solidly Republican in the last presidential election, upending decades of political predictability.
Chicago Freelance Photographer | Alyssa Schukar | Photojournalist