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NJ was a Republican-drawn dummymander, and NY was a bipartisan compromise. MD was a Democratic gerrymander but not even a very aggressive one — it netted them just one more seat than a fair map would, when it would have been easily possible to kill Andy Harris' district too.
Also @TheRickWilson, lopsided districts aren't necessarily unfair and compact ones aren't necessarily fair. The classic example is #IL04, the "earmuffs" district, which is drawn the way it is not for partisan reasons but to prevent Black and Latinx neighborhoods from being split.
One more point about NJ that's worth considering @TheRickWilson — last year, Dems in the legislature were talking about a plan to constitutionally force the state to be gerrymandered. And Dem activists around the country — myself included — howled with rage until they stopped.
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#116th New Congress convenes soon!
43 HOUSE SEATS FLIPPED BLUE! 🌊🌊🌊 #BlueWave2018
(*Net of 40) 64 New Democratic Members in the HOUSE!
with @TeamPelosi leading the way
What do they stand for?
⤵️THREAD of ALL New Blue Congressfolk⤵️
w/ graphic, campaign website links & Twitter
Arizona #AZ02 #116thCongress
Representative Ann Kirkpatrick
kirkpatrickforcongress.com/issues/
@Ann_Kirkpatrick

"Proud lifelong Arizonan, former prosecutor & congresswoman, independent voice for working Arizona families."

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Arizona #AZ09 #AZ9 #116thCongress
Representative Greg Stanton
Former Phoenix Mayor, Former Phoenix City Councilman & Attorney
stantonforarizona.com/issues
@gregstantonaz
Instagram.com/gregstantonaz
facebook.com/gregstantonaz

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"#ChuckAndNancy" #LimousineLiberals #Politics -- #DemExit #EPluribusUnum

Genevieve Wood: Schumer Shutdown Makes Clear Democrats’ Real Priorities
dailysignal.com/2018/01/21/sch…

#SchumerShutdown | #tcot #PJNET
#LimousineLiberals #Soros #SJW #Antifa #LiberalFascism -- #DemExit #EPluribusUnum

Antifa Member in Custody After Hospitalizing 56 Year Old Outside ‘Night For Freedom’ Event
breitbart.com/tech/2018/01/2…
| #tcot #PJNET
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