7 Total Quotes

Earl Black Quotes

New Orleans did not have a robust economy to begin with. I think it's going to be very difficult for New Orleans to truly come back. It will take years,
Earl Black
#Economy

Within both parties, there are a lot of people who are looking for cues as to people who are viewed as on the rise in one capacity or another. It's unlikely that many of these contributors know the governor personally. More likely, they're getting a cue from somebody.
Earl Black
#People

It deprives the Republicans of a very experienced vote-counter, someone who's been very successful securing victories with a very thin majority.
Earl Black
#Republicans

A lot of money was spent in 2004 to produce the results that gave the Republicans their big majority in the Texas delegation. These districts have been drawn to elect either Democrats or Republicans.
Earl Black
#Majority

He was one of the white Democrats who started out as one of the conventional segregationists and then made the transition to biracial politics.
Earl Black
#Democrats

It's a huge embarrassment for the Republicans in every jurisdiction, from Washington to his district.
Earl Black
#Embarrassment

He did not accept permanent minority status for House Republicans, and that was a very different way of thinking. He helped get them there and keep them there.
Earl Black
#Minority