When the city of Austin announced the first members of a commission that will draw inaugural City Council districts, Republican political consultant Derek Ryan offered quick analysis.
Eight names were drawn May 22, and within a couple of hours Ryan, a voter data specialist and former research director for the state Republican Party, tweeted, “Seven are D primary voters, only one has voted in an R primary.”
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Statement: Says first eight chosen to draw Austin City Council districts are seven Democratic primary voters and one Republican primary voter.