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Gerrymandering Shields Legislators from Thinking About All Constituents or the Common Good


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Gerrymandering Shields Legislators from Thinking About All Constituents or the Common Good

RALEIGH, N.C. - The North Carolina legislature last month held a one-day special session to pass House Bill 2, a controversial measure blocking the City of Charlotte's anti-discrimination ordinance that was designed to protect members of the LGBT community. The legislature's action has created a political firestorm, with a number of large companies condemning HB2 and PayPal announcing that it will no longer follow through on a plan to locate a global operations center in Charlotte because of the new law.

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