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GOP memo brags ~ gerrymandering led to House win

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GOP memo brags ~ gerrymandering led to House win

Postby jonnygothispen » Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:23 pm

http://www.salon.com/2013/01/17/gop_mem ... mandering/

A new report from Republican State Leadership Committee boasts that the party was able to keep control of the House of Representatives by gerrymandering prior to the 2012 elections.

The RSLC’s report was called “How a Strategy of Targeting State Legislative Races in 2010 Led to a Republican U.S. House Majority in 2013,” ... Republicans went from controlling 14 state legislatures across the country to controlling 25.

By pumping money into the relatively small-time races, the RSLC pushed in Republican legislators who in turn influenced the redistricting process in their states,
Wild how open they are about it...
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