- the states of the southern U.S. that traditionally supported the Democratic Party after the Civil War.
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To win in 1960, the Democrats needed to regain Texas, once a solid-South state that had defected to Eisenhower in 1952 and 1956.David's Bookclub: Mutual Contempt
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