WUNCPolitics Podcast: A Conversation With WUNC's Jason deBruyn

Jun 16, 2017
Originally published on June 16, 2017 3:31 pm

This week on the WUNCPolitics Podcast, a conversation about redistricting and gerrymandering.

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling that threw out 28 House and Senate districts as unconstitutionally racially gerrymandered. By drawing districts carefully, Republicans in the General Assembly were able to win nearly two-thirds of seats, enough for veto-proof majorities in both chambers, while winning only slightly more than half the total popular votes.

Jeff Tiberii chats with WUNC reporter Jason deBruyn about the likelihood of a special session.


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