I know some here arn't going to be interrested in this thread, but I wanted to bring it up. I think a person can care about black issues AND be a republican, I don't believe it has to be one or the other. http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news...l1705nov17,0,2971218.column?coll=orl-news-col For decades, Republicans have struggled to reach out to black Americans. But now in Orange County, the GOP has to reach no further than the NAACP. As of this week, Derrick Wallace, head of Orange County's NAACP, has switched parties -- to become a Republican. "I've thought about this for two years," Wallace said Tuesday afternoon, just a few hours after returning from the elections office. "This is not a decision I made yesterday." It is, however, a decision that rang out like a shot among political circles.