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Ask Us: Gerrymandered Districts, Pinnacle Mountain Fire


December 12, 2016

As of now, North Carolina has been ordered by a federal court to hold a special legislative election next year after 28 state House and Senate districts are to be redrawn to comply with a gerrymandering ruling. What sort of impact, if any, would that have on Transylvania County?

Transylvania Elections Director Tracie Fisher said the state hasn’t provided any “insight” at this time as to whether it will impact the county.

None of the 28 state House and Senate districts that were ruled as unconstitutional racial gerrymandering include Transylvania County.

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