Kansas Democratic senator, alleging gerrymandering, goes to court to fight new card | app

As a Kansas state senator, Tom Holland has spent the past decade representing a mostly rural district west and northwest of the Kansas City metropolitan area.

A Democrat, he won his last two elections with about 3 points each. The margins of victory weren’t overwhelming, but he had proven adept at winning voter support in the kinds of rural areas that are increasingly the domain of Republicans.

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