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Congressman Claims He's Not Racist

Republican Mississippi Congressman Gene Alday was recently quoted by the Clarion-Ledger, saying he’s "from a town where all the blacks are getting food stamps and what I call 'welfare crazy checks.' They don't work.” In response to the backlash, he claimed his words were taken out of context and that he is not a racist.


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