Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour tells a predominately black audience at Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, April 21, 2015, that the state and nation would be better served with more racial diversity within the Democratic and Republican parties. Barbour, who was Republican National Committee chairman in the mid-1990s, says Mississippi does not need a white party and a black party. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour tells a predominately black audience at Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, April 21, 2015, that the state and nation would be better served with more racial diversity within the Democratic and Republican parties. Barbour, who was Republican National Committee chairman in the mid-1990s, says Mississippi does not need a white party and a black party. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) Rogelio V. Solis AP
Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour tells a predominately black audience at Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, April 21, 2015, that the state and nation would be better served with more racial diversity within the Democratic and Republican parties. Barbour, who was Republican National Committee chairman in the mid-1990s, says Mississippi does not need a white party and a black party. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) Rogelio V. Solis AP

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