The battle for the Old Confederacy

Carter Wrenn: 'Obama has a chance here'

In the long and bruising campaign for the White House, both presidential candidates have been tip-toeing around the issue of race, fearful that if mishandled it could somehow deliver a fatal electric shock.

The polls suggest that America will elect Barack Obama its first black president in two weeks. But the tidal wave of enthusiasm for him points to him not just winning the White House but capturing two important states of the Old Confederacy, North Carolina and Virginia.

Published in: on October 19, 2008 at 11:34 pm  Leave a Comment  

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