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Map: A Tale of Two Districts

The California Citizen's Redistricting Commission decided not to look at political data that would tell them how prospective maps affected the fortunes of Democrats or Republicans. In their maps, below, the commissioners only saw population deviations, while the consultants had a much more detailed picture, and showed how lines would affect Democrats. | Related article »

What the commission saw, showing only population deviation
What the consultants saw, showing added political analysis
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