Republicans Aim for a Southern Statehouse Sweep

November 2011
Ripon Forum;Fall2011, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p19
The article discusses the domination of Republicans in the Southern part of the U.S. It states that there is a possibility that Republicans might win control of the State Legislatures in Mississippi and Virginia. It indicates that Republican political domination in the South is the outcome of various factors including Yankee immigration, the suburbanizing of Southern cities, and liberal drift of the national Democratic Party.


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