Thomas Farr wrote a voter ID law that "targeted African-Americans with almost surgical precision," but it doesn't seem as though he will ascend to a position to enforce it.
Let's see: You're creating the "official trailer" for this year's Conservative Political Action Conference
This is what happens when there's too much airtime for froth to fill.
What's on the syllabus? Ultrasound techniques or grifting for fun and profit?
Today's conservatives aren't even a pale ghost of those of the early movement. They're a parody.
If you thought North Carolina Republicans could not have had a worse week for their so-called minority outreach program after some of the recent headlines coming out of the state, you were wrong.
Maddow: Cruz Alarms With Praise of Racist Jesse Helms
In Praise of Jesse Helms, by Ted Cruz
March 7, 1978. Sharp divide among Israelis about settlements in Arab territories. Coal Miners Strike. Carter invoking Taft-Hartley to settle strike. Panama Canal Treaty debate continues. Rhodesia border clashes with Zambia. Cairo looking to Washington for leadership in Middle-East Peace talks. Kuwait Oil Minister seeks boost in prices. Larry Flynt recovering from surgery following shooting. Mid-West feeling effects of Coal Strike.
January 16, 1975 - this day in history. Recession getting worse. GNP drops 9.1%, worst since 1958. Inflation rose 13%, worst since 1947. Calls for Gas Rationing. Soviet Union says detente not dead, just wounded. CIA Hearings continue. Ford Auto to offer rebates on new cars. Israel/Lebanon border skirmishes. Middle East Peace feelers continue. News Analyst Eric Sevareid on world reaction to Economy.
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