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Bloomberg Writer: Black Republicans Are a 'Lower' Group
« on: May 10, 2014, 01:37:37 PM »
Warner Todd Huston
Breitbart - Big Journalism
May 10, 2014

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Bloomberg writer Francis Wilkinson recently wrote a piece claiming that Republican Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina--an African American--only became a senator because Republicans "lowered the bar" for his appointment. He also claimed that Scott’s candidacy serves as a "shield" for racist Tea Party members to hide behind.

In an article that is more invective than analysis, Wilkinson essentially called Senator Scott a do-nothing senator. He said Scott acted like a "shield" for racist, Confederate flag-waving Tea Party members who need someone to replace Herman Cain as the favorite candidate behind whom they can hide their racism.

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Here is that article by Bloomberg writer Francis Wilkinson: Do Republicans Lower the Bar for Blacks?

Wikipedia article on Tim Scott
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