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With whites and men still dominating the pool, how California hopes to create a diverse redistricting panel

California extended the deadline to ensure that prospects for its 2020 Citizens Redistricting Commission better represented the diversity of the state. But as the application period closed last week, the final pool of 21,000 citizens asking for the chance to redraw the state’s legislative and congressional districts is larger, yes. But it’s still predominantly white, […]