Who benefited from the County Unit System?

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Who benefited from the County Unit System?

County Voting Calculations:

The County Unit System was established in Georgia in 1917 after being passed via the Neill Primary Act. The County Unit System created a vote calculating system during the primary elections. This system was employed into the 1960's.

Answer and Explanation:

Rural voters benefitted from the County Unit System.

Each of Georgia's 159 counties were labeled as being urban, town, or rural. There were 8 urban...

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