The gathering may be a long-shot attempt to subvert the process that saw Democrat Joe Biden win the battleground state.
The plan's architects say they didn't mean to disadvantage black cities, but they had easy ways not to.
Sadly this is the reality our country lives in. Many Americans, young and old, do not pay attention to local or state elections. Less than 18 percent of registered voters cast a ballot in Michigan's primary this year.
"The Common Core Standards are built on the best state standards," he said in a release at the time. "These standards provide