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Redistricting Texas

Texas congressional map heads into last-minute negotiations as Democrats decry shortage of Hispanic representation

Though people of color drove nearly all of Texas’ population gains in the last decade, the proposed map gives white voters control of both of the two new congressional districts the state earned.

People look at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 21, 2021.

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