North Carolina 12th District: Above. Click image to expand.
Netflix documentary: The Naked Truth (Episode 8) exams a political maneuver called Gerrymandering. Designing congressional districts is technique used by both parties in most states.
Attaining a Republican or Democrat majority in the state leads to winning national elections. To gain a majority requires an enormous flow of money for campaigns. Once a party dominates the state, voting data can be used by computer programs to design a district.
Obviously, I am a low information voter but now retired have time to educate myself. Civics was required in High School but memory has failed.
The producers of the documentary are liberals upset that NC is returning to conservative values. Hopefully, this will educate NC conservatives to keep up the good work.
Local elections are very important. Understanding Political Science is getting easier with documentaries. Easier does not mean easy.
Laptop research shows Georgia has the same practice. Cynthia McKinney's 11th District went from Atlanta to Augusta to Savannah.
Whatever it takes...let's keep winning.