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The Monolithic Black Vote -- and My Republican Dad

johnsnare Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:12 PM
Excellent comment, and oh so accurate. You nailed it beautifully. The blacks overwhelmingly voted for Obama, only for the color of his skin. If Obama had been a white man, with his record, he would have been toast. Ignorance must be bliss. How do you reelct a man that has moved this country in four short years to almost 9% unemployment, and over 25 million Americans on food stamps.? The black mans new motto. I want FREE STUFF.

In 13 wards in Philadelphia, reports the Inquirer, President Barack Obama received 99 percent of the vote! A local Democratic ward leader outlined the strategy: "In this election, you had to point out to people what was at stake. And in many cases, they felt that the Romney doctrine was not going to favor the working man."

Obama appears to have held on to most of his percentage of the black vote from 2008 -- even though the black unemployment rate in October reached 14.3 percent. Emmanuel Cleaver, the head of the Congressional Black Caucus, admitted: "If (former President)...