The Road Map to the White House

2008, 2008 Presidential Campaign

The Congressional Dot Map allows you to directly compare the racial distribution within congressional districts with Democratic and Republican votes cast in the district. In the accompanying blog post Dustin explains how race and ethnicity and past election data is often used during redistricting to pick and choose the kind of voters in the congressional district. The blog post provides examples from the map to show how some of the most bizarre congressional districts have been designed in order to pack as many types of particular voters and ethnicity in one area.

road to the white house - 2008 dot map

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