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Will black voters give Obama what he needs in Southern swing states?

By The Christian Science Monitor
Saturday, October 6, 2012 5:28 EDT
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Will black voters give Obama what he needs in Southern swing states?

When then-candidate Barack Obama won North Carolina by 14,000 votes in 2008, a lot of the credit went to the eye-popping 76 percent turnout rate among African-American voters. Virginia, too, saw its large share of black voters help put Mr. Obama over the top in a state that hadn’t supported a Democrat…


 
 
 
 
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