Drawing Up The Districts

Nov 6 2012 @ 8:00am

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John Nelson's interactive Gerrymandering Mojo Index ranks redistricting on a scale of "Shenanigans!" to "Impressively Compact." Nelson rounds up of some of the most egregious examples, including Illinois' 17th Congressional District, which he calls "the rabbit on a skateboard":

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Then there's Florida's 22nd district, which figured into the 2000 recount:

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