How the Texas GOP ‘packed and cracked’ districts to dilute minorities’ voting rights

How the Texas GOP ‘packed and cracked’ districts to dilute minorities’ voting rights
The Dallas Morning News

With a Texas federal court reviewing the state’s voting maps, all Texans should take a moment to consider the effects of racial gerrymandering in our state. Make no mistake, current voting maps erode minority voters’ right to choose who they want to represent them — and threaten our democracy more broadly. Let’s start with the basics of gerrymandering. Our democratic process was designed to enable people who live in a community to choose their government representatives. But the Republican Party Read the full story

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