MiNombreEsLegion Wrote:
Nov 04, 2012 9:17 PM
Republicans say this about segregation, "the Democrats passed the Jim Crow laws." Yes, and then the Republican party started implementing its "Southern Strategy" starting in the 1970's. Those looking for a party to meet their racist needs swiched from Democrat to Republicans, 1990 - Lauch Faircloth, to run for the U.S. Senate in 1992 1991 - Buddy Roemer, Governor of Louisiana 1994 - Richard Shelby, while U.S. Senator from AL 1995 - Billy Tauzin, while U.S. Representative from LA 1996 - Norm Coleman, while mayor, MN 1998 - George Wallace, Jr., before running for Alabama Public Service Commissioner 1998 - Sonny Perdue, while a GA State Senator