**Posted by Phineas
Oh, this is a good video that’s going to tick off a lot of Democrats:
(Transcript at Real Clear Politics)
First, welcome to the party, Senator. I love what you have to say.
Second, I hope your political body armor is strong, because the last thing your former colleagues in the Democratic party will tolerate is a minority politician wandering off the reservation. Especially as you’re the first Black Republican in the Louisiana legislature since Reconstruction. Just ask Allen West or Tim Scott or Susanna Martinez or… You get the idea.
BTW, I hear US Senator Mary Landrieu might need a challenger.
(Crossposted at Sister Toldjah)