Campaigns/Elections

White Candidate in Texas Unseats Incumbent By Implying He's Black in Campaign Material

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If you're a conservative white Republican running for public office in an overwhelmingly African-American area, you'll almost certainly face an uphill climb to victory.

The road might be a bit easier, however, if your campaign advertisements strongly imply that you're black.

h/t Dave Kreuger

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