Canvasing in DC

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From Nikita Stewart’s nice profile of Huckabee staffer Brian Summers in today’s WaPo:

“I went to churches. I went to Bible study groups. I didn’t go in selling the Republican Party. I came in and sold a candidate,” said Summers, who targeted wards 7 and 8 in Southeast Washington, where he hoped to strike a chord with black Republicans who are Christians and who he thought could identify with Huckabee, an ordained Southern Baptist minister. It worked.