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Rigged districts, cont'd.

Written by  News reports compilation by Team SCPA

Posted Jan. 3, 2014

Update: Florida's continuing saga of rigged voting districts

Secret redistricting documents show maps drawn to accommodate Mike Hogan
The Florida Times Union, by Tia Mitchell, Dec. 27, 2014

A review of formerly secret documents tied to ongoing challenges of Florida’s election redistricting process shows just how deliberate Republican operatives were when drawing the political maps.

Emails sent months before the Legislature approved new maps in early 2012 show political consultants altering the boundaries on their proposed maps to accommodate Republican incumbents or potential candidates. ...

http://jacksonville.com/news/florida/2014-12-27/story/secret-redistricting-documents-show-maps-drawn-accommodate-mike-hogan

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MORE BACKGROUND:

Compiled news reports:
http://www.scpaflorida.com/item/2969-legislature-defends-rigged-voting-districts

Fair Districts Now reports:
https://fairdistrictsnow.org/news/

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Contributors include Clyde Giesenschlag. Compiled by Team SCPA.

 

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