Calvin Johnson, 51, who lives in Clarke Square and said he often panhandles at local businesses, urges residents to cast a vote in the upcoming presidential election. He also hopes that people’s perceptions of the poor will change in the future.
About Edgar Mendez
Edgar Mendez is a beat reporter for the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, covering Clarke Square, the neighborhood in which he lives. Prior to joining the team at NNS he was a feature writer for El Conquistador Newspaper in Milwaukee, and a web writer/reporter for Scene262.com in Racine.