The Washington Post
July 5, 2014
Winning means paying more attention to a constituency that includes thousands of black voters, who across the South are calling for the renewal of the Voting Rights Act
JACKSON, Miss. - After black voters helped Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran survive an intense Republican primary runoff against an insurgent conservative challenger, some civil rights leaders in the South want him to repay the favor.
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