the states of the southern U.S. that traditionally supported the Democratic Party after the Civil War.
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How to use Solid South in a sentence
Now, the Memphis congressman is one of only a handful of white Southerners in his caucus and the once Solid South is deep red.
The payback was swift and the re-alignment was total: a Solid South, but this time, Republican.The South Has Indeed Risen Again and It’s Called the Tea Party | Jack Schwartz | December 8, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
To win in 1960, the Democrats needed to regain Texas, once a solid-South state that had defected to Eisenhower in 1952 and 1956.
The once-Republican Solid South is starting to look like a blue-and-red checkerboard, writes Lloyd Green.Stuffy Old Men: Region, Religion, Race and Class Define and Buffet GOP | Lloyd Green | March 31, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
"This is a white man's government," exclaims the Solid South to-day, as in65 1860.The Flag Replaced on Sumter | William A. Spicer
With a Solid South and a divided North, he could have compelled a favorable compromise, or prevented any legislation at all.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XII | John Lord
Brothers and sisters of the north, you should learn why there is a Solid South.The Brothers' War | John Calvin Reed
Woodrow Wilson was born to the rather sophisticated culture of the too, too Solid South.Marse Henry (Vol. 2) | Henry Watterson
In this new-fangled idea about breaking the Solid South—did you ever hear such stuff and nonsense?The Builders | Ellen Glasgow