Turning their back on a judge…
The Republican state lawmakers are keeping their states US House districts that water down minority votes ….
What comes next?
“Georgia Republican legislators refused to create an additional congressional district with a majority of Black voters and people of color, unveiling a map Friday that could defy a judge’s ruling that the state illegally weakened Black voting power,” the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports.
“The Republican-drawn map fails to provide additional opportunities for Black representation in the U.S. House, leaving in place the GOP’s 9-5 advantage among Georgia’s congressional delegation.”