TITLE

The Republican Party and the Black Vote

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Ripon Forum;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with J. C. Watts, founder and Chairman of the J.C. Watts Co. is presented. When asked about his column criticizing the Republican presidential candidates for failing to attend a debate focused on African American, he refers to the party's insufficient support for the blacks. He explains why the support of black community over the Republicans declined, despite the presence of outreach efforts. He discusses his own initiative as a Republican Chairman in winning the black vote.
ACCESSION #
28548955

 

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