Herman Cain appeared Monday night on Fox News with Greta Van Susteren, and was asked whether he thought he could peel off votes from such usually Democratic groups as union voters and African-American voters. And in response, Cain made a bold prediction.
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"Now, the African-American vote, I am confident, based upon black people that I run into, black people that used to call my radio show, black people that have signed up on my Web site to support me -- I believe, quite frankly, that my campaign, I will garner a minimum of a third of the black vote in this country, and possibly more," said Cain, "especially after what the president did recently when he was addressing the Black Caucus. That didn't go over well with a lot of people in this country.
"My message is resonating, not because of my color but because the message is simple, and it is sticking to the American people in terms of actually making a difference."