2016 Republicans Target Black Democrats and Poor White Republicans with One Magic BulletOnce 2016 finally rolls around, Republican candidates have to negotiate two very different electorates in the primary (white Republicans) and the general election (black Democrats) that often share one commonality: economic struggle. A number of the Republicans that are likely to try to win both of those races — Sen. Rand Paul, Rep. Paul Ryan, Mike Huckabee, and Rick Santorum — have begun to articulate what they see as the thread between those two populations.
The Paul Ryan strategy-A listening tour on poverty that focuses on black Americans.The Rick Santorum strategy-Refocus the Republican party on the needs of poor Republicans.
The Rand Paul strategy-Reach out directly to black voters as a sign of a changing GOP
The Mike Huckabee strategy-Be populist
To read more on their plans:http://www.thewire.com/politics/2014/04/2016-republicans-target-black-democrats-and-poor-white-republicans-with-one-magic-bullet/361312/