Republicans keep grip on Legislature despite Democratic spending spree


May 4th, 2021

15 mins 22 secs

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Democrats and Republicans in Wisconsin use different strategies to win seats in the state Legislature. Democrats have raised more money than ever from campaign fundraising. Meanwhile Republicans have consistently won a greater share of the seats in the state Legislature than their share of the total votes cast due to gerrymandering.

Reporting by Peter Cameron in partnership with The Badger Project. Originally published March 31, 2021.

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