Let’s highlight the absolute trouncing given by Ron Sparks in the Alabama Governor’s race to Artur Davis, an African-American candidate who thought it would be a good idea to try and run the general election in the primary, amassing the voting record of a Dixiecrat and ignoring the black political leadership in the state.
|By: David Dayen Tuesday November 10, 2009 4:40 pm|
Rep. Artur Davis (D-AL) represented the most Democratic-leaning district of any member of Congress who voted against health care reform, or the Stupak amendment. He’s running for Governor of Alabama, and since that announcement, Davis has trended sharply to the right to please the full Alabama electorate rather than solely his district. His primary opponent [...]