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Republican Challenge With Blacks and Hispanics

mrheaume Wrote: Apr 09, 2012 7:14 PM
I hate the black whining just as much as you do, I just wanted to point out how absurd his logic was. I'm glad your Ethopian friend made it over here and is doing well. Hard working immigrants are a great asset to a country. I think we need a good immigration policy to keep the narcos out, and let the hardworking people like your friend in, who don't steal jobs (as if it's possible to steal a job, a voluntary contract between individuals), but create them by educating themselves and contributing to the growth of the economy.

National Journal’s Ron Brownstein provided an eye opening reminder in a column last week about the impact of changing ethnic demographics on America’s political landscape.

The flashing red light of Brownstein’s message is pointed to the Republican Party.

America is changing inexorably into a country that is less and less white and the Republican Party remains today a party whose base is overwhelmingly white.

Brownstein estimates that Barack Obama could be re-elected this year with as little as 39 percent of the white vote. He notes that in 2008, when Obama won with just 43% of the white vote, it was...