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What Texas Can Learn From California About Ending Gerrymandering

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Texas’s 33rd Congressional district looks like a misshapen barbell, stretching from Fort Worth to North Dallas and Oak Cliff. The 35th Congressional district is even more irregular, including parts of San Antonio and stretching into Austin. Jodie Filkins Webber is a California Republican who sits on the state’s independent redistricting commission, and she thinks the Golden State’s solution to these oddly-shaped districts could work here.