Demetrius- we hear this speech every four years- but the result is the same. Republicans don't make headway with the black segment of the population because they aren't listening. And why should they? The question you want us to respond to is what we will do for them. But the fundamental assumption of the Conservative movement is that a person is far better equipped to take care of themselves than any government ever could. So there is nothing we could offer them that they haven't already rejected out of hand.