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    4 Years Later, Race Is Still Issue for Some Voters



    4 Years Later, Race Is Still Issue for Some Voters

    STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — This is the land of die-hard Democrats — mill workers, coal miners and union members. They have voted party line for generations, forming a reliable constituency for just about any Democrat who decides to run for office.

    But when it comes to President Obama, a small part of this constituency balks.

    “Certain precincts in this county are not going to vote for Obama,” said John Corrigan, clerk of courts for Jefferson County, who was drinking coffee in a furniture shop downtown one morning last week with a small group of friends, retired judges and civil servants. “I don’t want to say it, but we all know why.”

    A retired state employee, Jason Foreman, interjected, “I’ll say it: it’s because he’s black.”

    Read more: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/04/us...me-voters.html
    http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014113219

    It's because these dumbasses CHOOSE to make race an issue. And of course the dummies will play this up thinking that all white people are racist. Let me add one more thing:It's the blacks and liberals that make it an issue.
    Last edited by aka:PBS; 05-06-2012 at 09:11 AM.
    Lets just paint some happy clouds over at the sunshine and lollipop land
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