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Old 11-11-2012, 06:54 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by Direckshun View Post
No Democratically-controlled (or Republican-controlled) gerrymandering process has ever resulted in something as extreme as a 9-point, 21-seat swing from what the popular vote wanted in modern history.

This is literally the most egregious example of gerrymandering in modern history.

I would guess that's probably true for all of American history, as well, but I only went back a few decades.
The provides specific examples and times please. Did you know some incumbents lost in their gerrymandered districts too.
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