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Redistricting Texas

Texas reduces Black and Hispanic majority congressional districts in proposed map, despite people of color fueling population growth

The proposed congressional map also increases the number of districts where Trump would have had a majority of voters over Biden in 2020 and protects Republican incumbents who might have been vulnerable by packing their districts with more Trump voters.

The U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 13, 2021.
The first draft of the redistricted map adds two new congressional districts.

Less competitive districts

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