In other counties like this one, leftist groups soon campaigned to help candidates like Allam, who were young, non-white, and supported by community activists. The Justice Democrats, formed after the 2016 election, endorsed three young, non-white candidates in Kentucky, Tennessee and Texas, all states where the Democratic Party’s cities are. Crowded with as few seats as possible. Every Democrat in Price’s seat, like him, accepts Medicare for all. Activists are hoping for more, seeing the party’s future in leftist “squad” members who have taken over safety seats in major cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/11/23/trailer-trailer-gerrymandering-is-creating-more-safe-seats-fights-over-who-should-have-them/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_politics Trailer: Gerrymandering is creating more safety seats – and fighting over who should have them