Renewed Calls For Patriotism Over Politics When Drawing District Lines

Renewed Calls For Patriotism Over Politics When Drawing District Lines

9:31pm Sep 29, 2017
Former state Sens. Dale Schultz, at podium, and Tim Cullen discuss gerrymandering in Wisconsin.
Former state Sens. Dale Schultz, at podium, and Tim Cullen discuss gerrymandering in Wisconsin.
Ailsa Chang / NPR
  • Former state Sens. Dale Schultz, at podium, and Tim Cullen discuss gerrymandering in Wisconsin.

    Former state Sens. Dale Schultz, at podium, and Tim Cullen discuss gerrymandering in Wisconsin.

    Ailsa Chang / NPR

  • Wisconsin state Sen. Van Wanggaard (center) attends an event at Gorney Park in Caledonia, Wis., in 2012.

    Wisconsin state Sen. Van Wanggaard (center) attends an event at Gorney Park in Caledonia, Wis., in 2012.

    Mark Hertzberg / AP

  • Wisconsin Sen. Van Wanggaard's leafy neighborhood in Racine, Wis.

    Wisconsin Sen. Van Wanggaard's leafy neighborhood in Racine, Wis.

    Ailsa Chang / NPR

  • Gerrymandering is "about rigging elections," says former Wisconsin state Sen. Tim Cullen. "The elections are decided the day the map is drawn."

    Gerrymandering is "about rigging elections," says former Wisconsin state Sen. Tim Cullen. "The elections are decided the day the map is drawn."

    Christina Cala / NPR

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