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Federal Court’s Selection of Alabama Congressional Map Enhances Power of Black Voters

HeadlineOct 06, 2023

In a victory for voting rights, a federal court has selected a new congressional map in Alabama, after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a Republican-gerrymandered map that diluted Black votes. The voting-age population of the new district is nearly 49% Black and could send another Democrat to the U.S. Congress.

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