Barrett opens second night of ‘unconventional convention’


Mayor Tom Barrett told Dem activists Tuesday he wished he were welcoming them to Milwaukee in person this week, but he was proud the party and the city were putting the health of his constituents first.
“But these are not conventional times, and as a result, as we all know, this is not a conventional convention,” Barrett said.
Barrett opened the second night of the virtual national convention, which was supposed to be an opportunity for Milwaukee to prove it belonged among the nation’s first-class cities for hosting such a large event. It also was supposed to be an economic boom with 50,000 vi...

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