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The WV Senate passed a compromise redistricting plan. But a ‘no-name’ map set the tone for the final deal

After more than two months of public hearings, promises of transparency and even committee passage of a bipartisan bill, the most conservative members drove the redrawing of West Virginia’s Senate districts once the process hit the floor. While a compromise was ultimately reached, lawmakers debated largely behind closed doors and the end result was defined […]