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Redistricting Texas

How a doughnut-shaped district breaks up voters of color near Fort Hood and helps House Republicans

The doughnut district would be in Bell County, a traditionally red area that has trended blue in recent years as the diverse community around the nation’s biggest military installation grows.

Killeen City Hall is seen on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021 in Killeen, TX. Killeen is part of a new proposed congressional district that Republicans are trying to change the very diverse district into one that voted in higher numbers for former President Trump. Sergio Flores for The Texas Tribune
An indigenous themed mural on the side of a tattoo parlor on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021 in Kileen.

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