The Clintons Appointed More Minorties Than Anyone Had
by francislholland, Sun Feb 18, 2007 at 08:51:36 AM EST
Deval Patrick is the first Black Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, winning another State House for Democrats that had been held by Republicans. Diversity works for Democrats.
With under 3% Black participation, some "progressive" Democratic blogs may not be entirely convinced of the value of diversity among their participants, but the Clintons have been practicing diversity successfully for over three decades.
A Diary Review
With Blacks making up 20% of the delegates to the Democratic National Convention, diversity is a crucial part of the winning electoral strategy and governing philosophy of the diverse Clinton team. This diary contends that the Clintons' proven competence at involving minorities and winning loyal Black and Latino support is a requisite skill that they have demonstrated when contesting and winning the Presidency.
For the full diary with foto exposition, names and historical contributions of more minorities and women who served with the Clintons, visit the Francis L. Holland Blog, www.francislholland.blogspot.com.