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The Monolithic Black Vote -- and My Republican Dad

pinenee Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 11:22 PM
Mr. Elder, I am here, in this place. You are there in that place. I asked you, the ally of the American conservatives to introduce me to them. I didn't know them and truly didn't want them as an ally. What should have happened, you introduce me to them as an equal, with respect and dignity. You Mr. Elder, American black conservative refused, why? You demaded I enter into your conservative tent, again why?

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."

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