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Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Racial politics, again

Posted By on Wed, Sep 19, 2007 at 6:03 AM

I got another mailer from the Arkansas Democratic Party announcing the program today at which the party will give $25,000 to the Little Rock school anniversary observance and restating the party's commitment to equality and better racial relationships.

Then I clicked on the Washington Post, where prominent Republicans are bemoaning GOP presidential candidates' unwillingness to participate in black and Latino-sponsored debates. Former Party chair Ken Mehlman, to name one, thinks this sends a bad signal to minority voters. Uh, yeah.

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