Nov 24, 2021

DEWINE DEFENDS


DEWINE DEFENDS 

GOV. MIKE DEWINE ON TUESDAY DEFENDED HIS SIGNATURE ON A CONTROVERSIAL CONGRESSIONAL MAP THAT DEMOCRATS AND VOTING RIGHTS GROUPS ARGUE UNCONSTITUTIONALLY GUARANTEES REPUBLICAN VICTORIES IN ALMOST ALL OF OHIO'S DISTRICTS. 
GOV. MIKE DEWINE SIGNED A MAP SPLITTING OHIO UP INTO NEW VOTING DISTRICTS - BUT NOW LAWSUITS ARE UNDERWAY CLAIMING THEY'RE BIASED AGAINST DEMOCRATS. DEWINE SAID THE MAP HAD MORE COMPETITIVE DISTRICTS. HE WAS ASKED HOW HE DEFINES A COMPETITIVE DISTRICT. THE GOVERNOR ADDED HE THINKS THERE ARE OTHER FACTORS INVOLVED IN WHO WINS A DISTRICT, INCLUDING HOW MUCH MONEY IS RAISED DURING THE RACE AND WHO THE INCUMBENT IS.


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