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While Trump bashes him, Kemp calls legislators to a special session on redistricting Georgia

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As Trump spent his Thursday calling Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp a “disaster,” Kemp was busy calling legislators to a special session on redistricting of the state’s congressional, state House, and state Senate maps in a mad effort to keep himself and his cronies in office. Or, as I like to call it, just another Friday in the Southern Republic’s efforts to hold on to systemic racism.

Redistricting or gerrymandering is a play Republicans live by, so it's no big surprise this would be Kemp’s move. Who cares about burgeoning crime rates or expanding Medicaid to poor Georgians? In a state with a million new potential voters since 2010 (according to the recent census), redrawing districts is the necessary power move.

Every 10 years, state lawmakers draw state legislative and congressional districts to reflect population from the........

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