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Democrats And Liberals Make It A Vote On Race And Obama Finds Jesus

by | 14th, May 2008

obama-jesus.jpg SO enlightened are the Democrats that the party’s two stars Hillary Clinton  and Barack Obama have managed to the campaign into a vote based on race. It’s more like the Socialist Workers’ Party over there, albeit with less women:

As the NYT says:

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton won a lopsided victory on Tuesday over Senator Barack Obama in the West Virginia primary, where racial considerations emerged as an unusually salient factor. Mrs. Clinton drew strong support from white, working-class voters, who have spurned Mr. Obama in recent contests.

The number of white Democratic voters who said race had influenced their choices on Tuesday was among the highest recorded in voter surveys in the nomination fight. Two in 10 white West Virginia voters said race was an important factor in their votes. More than 8 in

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