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GOP In the South

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GOP In the South

GOP In the South

GOP In the South

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Scott talks to GOP political consultant James Farwell about the Republican party's dominance in the South. Last year, Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore didn't win a single southern state, and most of the region's governors and congressional representatives are Republican. But demographic changes throughout the region could be eroding the GOP's control of the South.

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