black Republicans

The New South: Black & Conservative

Patrick J. Buchanan, Human Events

Southern white Democrats, descendants of the men who voted for that Southern Manifesto, are an endangered species, a dying breed.

Tim Scott Wins BIG in South Carolina

Tea Party News Network Staff

Tim Scott's showing in the SC GOP Senate primary was a massive victory with more than 90% of the vote. If he wins the general, he'll be the first black Senator to ever be elected from SC. Scott won his primary victory in a much more decided fashion that senior Lindsey Graham. 

Why Repubs. Should Consider Ben Carson

William Tucker, American Spectator

Ben Carson is very much representative of this conservative segment of the African-American population. Were the Republicans to nominate Ben Carson or someone like him, the issue of race might fade into the background and ideas would become more central instead.

Ben Carson Drops Heavy Hints on '16

Jamie Weinstein, Daily Caller

During an appearance on “Hannity” to promote his new book, the neurosurgeon again hinted at entering the 2016 White House race. “I don’t want to do it but if we’re left in a situation where there isn't a lot of enthusiasm for anybody else, I would never turn my back on my fellow citizens,” he said.

Mia Love Clinches GOP Nomination for Congress

Abby Livingston, Roll Call

Former Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love earned ample support from Utah Republicans on Saturday to win her party’s nod for the House (UT's 4th District) — and most likely become the GOP’s first black congresswoman.

Scott Succeeds at Historically Black College Where Paul Failed

Melissa Quinn, Red Alert Politics

Despite being appointed to the Senate just a year ago, Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) is already shaking up the Republican Party. And, as Scott demonstrated during a speech at the black Howard Univ., he has the ability to succeed at changing minds about the GOP where others have failed.

Black Pastors: Impeach Holder

Penny Starr, CNS News

A coalition of black pastors announced that they are launching a campaign to gather one million signatures on a petition calling for the impeachment of A.G. Eric Holder for violating his oath of office by trying "to coerce states to fall in line with the same-sex 'marriage' agenda."

Black History Lessons from the GOP

Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

The Republican party has a proud history of brave, independent-minded public servants. 

NAACP: Tim Scott a Ventriloquist’s ‘Dummy’

Andrew Johnson, National Review

An NAACP official recognized MLKing Day by labeling black Sen. Tim Scott a puppet for the GOP. “A ventriloquist can always find a good dummy,” said Rev. William Barber II, president of N. Carolina’s NAACP chapter.

Tea Party Blueprint for Recapturing the Black Vote?

Jack Minor, WND

“The RNC has it wrong. The RNC wants to invite themselves into black churches,” Smith said. “No you wait to get invited, but you’ve got to have a message. It works. It’s bulletproof," said K. Carl Smith, founder of the Frederick Douglass Repubs.