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Hillary Clinton Looks To Pad Her 50-Point SC Lead




Presumed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton (yes, we’re back to referring to her thusly) is looking to firm up her insurmountable South Carolina lead – running advertisements on black radio stations in the Palmetto State.

Not surprisingly, the ads play up her connection to U.S. president Barack Obama.

“I served proudly in President Obama’s cabinet and I’m running for president now to make sure every child has a chance to live up to his or her God-given potential. And that every family can get ahead and stay ahead,” Clinton says in the 60-second spot.

Wait … Obama has helped black families get ahead?  Ummm …

Obama won South Carolina overwhelmingly en route to the Democratic presidential nomination in 2008.  And according to the latest aggregate polling data from Real Clear Politics, Clinton is poised to score an even more overwhelming victory come next February.

Ah, the black vote.  Got love a monolith.

Anyway, assuming you happen to be among the three black Democrats in South Carolina not supporting Clinton, here’s her attempt to sway you …

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