Whistling Past Dixie: How Democrats Can Win Without the South

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Simon & Schuster, 2006 - Southern States - 336 pages
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the nation's most conservative region, but one that is steadily assimilating with the politics of the rest of America and, therefore, will become more competitive in the future. But for now, Democrats must put strategy ahead of sentimentality. To form a new and enduring majority coalition, they must whistle past their electoral graveyard. They must whistle past Dixie"--Publisher description.

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