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Racial Gerrymander Defender Fourth in Line for Va. Governor

Feb. 7, 2019, 12:28 PM

Kirk Cox, now the speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, is in a long-shot position to take over the governorship if Ralph Northam, his deputy and the AG all go down after a series of scandals.

  • Supreme Court Case: Cox wants to intervene at the U.S. Supreme Court in a case in order to defend 11 state legislative districts invalidated by a lower federal court as racial gerrymanders. Kimberly Robinson reports.

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