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Evidence Suggests African-Americans Voted at Higher Rate Than Whites For First Time Ever

For the first time in recorded history, data indicates that blacks may’ve cast their votes at a higher rate than their white counterparts for the black voter_first time, according to a Pew Research Center study.

The poll states that African-Americans saw a high voter participation rate this year, definitely higher than expected by some pundits.  While  African Americans  make up 12 percent of the “eligible electorate,” African-Americans accounted for 13 percent of the total votes, and probably outpaced the turnout rate of white voters.

“Did the turnout rate of blacks exceed that of whites this year for the first time ever? For now, there’s circumstantial evidence but no conclusive proof,” the report noted. “And there’ll be no clear verdict until next spring, when the U.S. Census Bureau publishes findings from its biannual post-election survey on voter turnout.”

The report continued, “the turnout rate among all eligible voters fell by more than 3 percentage points” but also stating that “blacks ‘over-performed’ at the polls. In previous elections, African-Americans had accounted for a smaller share of the election than white voters.

Pew still says there is not enough evidence just yet to conclude that black voter turnout surpassed the rate of white turnout.

“That still leaves unanswered whether the black turnout rate in 2012 surpassed the white turnout rate,” Pew continued. “If so, it would be a notable denouement to the charged debate this year between state GOP leaders who pressed for tougher laws to deter voter fraud and black and other minority group leaders who accused them of trying to suppress the minority vote.”

9 Responses to Evidence Suggests African-Americans Voted at Higher Rate Than Whites For First Time Ever

  1. Michael L. Lofton Reply

    December 30, 2012 at 3:10 pm

    With all the criminal acts perpetrated against the law abiding U.S. born blacks by the criminal actions of police officers, other public servants, it just makes no sense that the black community continues to remain in poverty.

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  2. Michael L. Lofton Reply

    December 30, 2012 at 3:06 pm

    Re: “Evidence Suggests African-Americans Voted at Higher Rate Than Whites For First Time Ever” by BlackWorld.com

    …….A better than 90% of the black electorate voted for Barack Obama, while Barack Obama and the Obama Administration do anything but serve law abiding U.S. born descendants of slavery who have been egregiously violated by the atrocities of government.

    http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-900269

    President Barack Obama, multiple members of the Congressional Black Caucus, other elected black leaders at the State and Local branches of government, U.S Supreme Court Clarence Thomas, etc., etc., have contempt for the sworn oath of office, the Constitution, the rule of law, and the United States of America.

    There are truly possible and legal ways to acquire assets from the affluent, a business owner, other individuals, private and public entities who or that v*****e the Constitutional rights of U.S. citizens and legal immigrants, that could be used for the benefit of the disenfranchised, but this requires respect for the Constitution, the “oath of office”, the rule of law, and “tort practice expertise”

    …..qualities that the Harvard Graduate President Obama, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, multiple members of the Congressional Black Caucus, other elected black leaders at the State, County, and City jurisdictions of government, fail to uphold as mandated by law and sworn under oath as elected officials or public servants.

  3. Herman Hawkins Jr. Reply

    December 27, 2012 at 8:57 pm

    We stated to those wanting to suppress our vote that WE WOULD NOT BE MOVED! They tried everything in the book to stop us and it failed. We showed them.

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