Article Details Harmful Effect of Maryland Gerrymander on Minority Voting Rights

Posted by Dan Vicuña on October 23, 2014


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Southern Maryland Online discusses how the Maryland legislature’s redrawing of their own districts following the 2010 census has prevented African American and Latino Marylanders from being properly represented in Annapolis. The article also highlights Common Cause Maryland’s Gerrymander Meander, last month’s relay race around Maryland’s 6th Congressional Districts, one of the most gerrymandered districts in the country.

Office: Common Cause Maryland

Issues: Voting and Elections, Voting and Elections

Tags: Tame the Gerrymander, Redistricting

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