black vote

Paul: ‘Dumb’ Focus on Voter ID Could Blow R’s Opp to Win Black Votes

Josh Siegel, Daily Signal

Sen. Rand Paul, the KY Repub, and likely presidential candidate, stressed that he supports requiring identification to vote in elections. But, he said, Republicans should avoid prioritizing the issue.

Why Repubs. Should Consider Ben Carson

William Tucker, American Spectator

Ben Carson is very much representative of this conservative segment of the African-American population. Were the Republicans to nominate Ben Carson or someone like him, the issue of race might fade into the background and ideas would become more central instead.

Tea Party Blueprint for Recapturing the Black Vote?

Jack Minor, WND

“The RNC has it wrong. The RNC wants to invite themselves into black churches,” Smith said. “No you wait to get invited, but you’ve got to have a message. It works. It’s bulletproof," said K. Carl Smith, founder of the Frederick Douglass Repubs.