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Michael Steele And His Party.

In a November interview with the Washington Times, African American Republican Michael Steele claimed that Republican leaders "don't give a damn" about blacks. During last week's debate between Steele and five other candidates for Republican National Committee chairman, he continued the sentiment by accusing his party of "rolling out" black members as tokens, for media consumption. Article here!

My take is that No special effort should be made to convert African American voters because they are African Americans. The GOP needs to explain its philosophy and convince people, all people that its is for their benefit. I agree the Republicans do need a fresh face, and more importantly, they need someone who can go to the inner city, into the Black community, and into the Latino community and talk about why Blacks should vote for conservative measures. I don't believe it Mr.…