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Pennsylvania’s New Map Is as Gerrymandered as Old One

Washington Post: “On Friday, Republican leaders in the legislature submitted their new map for the governor’s approval. As directed by the Supreme Court, the new map is much more compact than the old one… The new districts generally respect county [...]
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