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VIDEO: Political Science Professor: Redistricting Maps Could Mean Big Changes For Voters

July 12, 2011

Category: Faculty, History & Politics


WATCHThe plan for North Carolina's new Senate and House voting districts was due out Monday, but lawmakers said they have received so much input from voters and want to ensure that the map is easily downloaded, so they postponed the release date until Tuesday.

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Eyewitness News spoke via Skype with Catawba College Professor of Politics Michael Bitzer to find out what he expected from the maps.

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"With the Republicans basically in complete control, they can draw the lines to benefit their party the most," he said.

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Bitzer said it could mean big changes for voters. Read more...


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