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Friday, December 08, 2023

The Republican-majority Georgia legislature passed a final congressional map Thursday, ignoring -- or at least, challenging -- a federal judge's warnings in order to maintain their cushy 9-5 House seat split with Democrats.

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... Rather than unwind a Republican district, they dismantled Rep. Lucy McBath's (D-GA) seat -- controlled by a minority coalition of Black, Latino and Asian voters -- to create the additional court-ordered Black-majority seat. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) is expected to sign the map before the Friday deadline.

"Georgia Republicans have yet again attempted to subvert voters by changing the rules," McBath campaign manager Jake Orvis said in a statement. "We will look to the ruling from Judge Jones in the coming weeks before announcing further plans." ...



#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2023-12-07 04:36 PM | Reply

Republicants don't give a f about law.

#2 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2023-12-07 04:49 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

@#2

I'm starting to think that also...

#3 | Posted by LampLighter at 2023-12-07 05:05 PM | Reply

Why do Republicans continually show they feel they have to tilt the playing field in their favor in order to win elections?

There's a reason why arcade games used to "tilt" to describe when you tried to cheat. ...



#4 | Posted by LampLighter at 2023-12-07 06:47 PM | Reply

Lock them up!

#5 | Posted by a_monson at 2023-12-08 05:14 AM | Reply

Republicants don't give a f about law.

#2 | POSTED BY LEGALLYYOURDEAD

They care when it's poor people looting some big-box store, or poor people committing violent crimes in Chicago, or a homeless encampment infringing upon their convenience.

But when it's white collar crime and corruption among their own, or when it's white nationalists attempting to overthrow a duly elected President, not so much

#6 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2023-12-08 01:53 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Why is it always the GOP working to undermine the rule of law? Always!

#7 | Posted by moder8 at 2023-12-08 01:59 PM | Reply

Not all Republicans are racist, but all Republicans decided racism isn't a deal-breaker.

#8 | Posted by snoofy at 2023-12-08 04:18 PM | Reply

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