Redistricting In The News

Google Alert - Reapportionment


Katrina vanden Heuvel: The Democratic wave won't crest without progressive insurgents

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 06:05:10 PM
The Pennsylvania congressional delegation is currently all men. Now, with retirements and reapportionment, three to six Democratic women could win ...

Alabama, Mo Brooks sue over inclusion of illegal aliens in US Census

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 03:45:00 PM
“Alabama's loss will be another state's gain, as states with a growing illegal alien population will be the beneficiary of this reapportionment.



Google Alert - Redistricting


Editorial: Why did Northam veto Sutterlein's redistricting bill?

Thursday May 24th, 2018 04:07:17 AM
Suetterlein's bill — we'll get to the specifics shortly — had been endorsed by the most prominent group pushing for non-partisan redistricting, One ...

Lawmakers push new plan to draw congressional & legislative Districts

Thursday May 24th, 2018 01:52:30 AM
Members of the "California Citizens Redistricting Commission" rallying at the state capitol, hoping lawmakers will hear their message. "We don't care ...

Arkansas AG Approves Wording for Ballot Measures

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 11:03:45 PM
Arkansas' attorney general has approved the wording for ballot measures to raise the minimum wage, legalize casinos and change the redistricting ...

Breaking: Rutledge yields, OKs ballot issues on minimum wage, casinos and legislative redistricting

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 10:52:30 PM
Rutledge, she is certifying ballot titles for proposals to raise the minimum wage, authorize casino gaming, and revise the legislative redistricting ...

MapLab: The Watchdog of Gerrymandering

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 10:07:30 PM
What, historically, has been the problem with the redistricting process in Pennsylvania? What I found in my research is that when state officials went to ...

State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe is roadblock to Pennsylvania redistricting reform

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 10:07:30 PM
Before I once again bash state Rep. Daryl Metcalfe, R-Butler, as he so richly deserves, I want to say something nice about some other state legislators.

Enbridge's donation to Chamber PAC was not about redistricting

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 09:56:15 PM
Nancy Kaffer's column about Enbridge's contribution to a Michigan Chamber political action committee ("Enbridge Oil's Dark Money Coincidence," ...

PA lawmakers may vote to create redistricting committee to redraw map without bias

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 09:56:15 PM
Stanley Forbes, Chairman of the CA Citizens Redistricting Commission, says, "We don't care who wins the election. That's not our point. This is about ...

Pittsburgh event will explore letting citizens draw congressional districts

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 09:11:15 PM
Three members of California's Citizens Redistricting Commission will talk Thursday night in Pittsburgh about how the commission works in their state ...

Senate Bill 22 Only a Half Measure to Fix Gerrymandering

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 08:37:30 PM
Common Cause Pennsylvania will continue to work, as we have for the past thirty years, for a constitutional amendment that will reform redistricting ...

Judge: Lawmakers must disclose docs in Michigan gerrymandering case

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 07:41:15 PM
The federal redistricting lawsuit alleges Michigan political maps drawn by the GOP majority violated Democratic voters' First Amendment right to free ...

Ohio Democratic voters challenge state's congressional map in court

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 07:18:45 PM
Ohio voters this month approved a ballot initiative that changes the state's redistricting process to require more bipartisan input. Under the initiative, the ...

East Lyme school board finalizes elementary redistricting plan for 2019-2020

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 05:48:45 PM
East Lyme — The Board of Education this week finalized an elementary school redistricting plan, starting in the 2019-2020 school year, that would ...

ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 04:52:30 PM
Whitford redistricting case that the ACLU cites in its filing. Kasich wrote that "partisan gerrymanders are unconstitutional, are harming our republican ...

Ohio ACLU Files A Lawsuit Against The State Over Current Boundary Lines For Congressional ...

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 04:52:30 PM
... group is challenging the map that was drawn in 2011 now, even though voters overwhelmingly approved a new redistricting process going forward.

ACLU sues over Ohio's congressional districts

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 04:18:45 PM
Whitford redistricting case that the ACLU cites in its filing. Kasich wrote that, “partisan gerrymanders are unconstitutional, are harming our republican ...

ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 04:18:45 PM
Whitford redistricting case that the ACLU cites in its filing. Kasich wrote that, "partisan gerrymanders are unconstitutional, are harming our republican ...

SB 22 would give Pa. the redistricting it deserves

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 03:56:15 PM
The Senate proposal would form an 11-member redistricting commission to replace the 5-member commission that currently does the job. That's in ...

ACLU Files Federal Lawsuit Over Ohio's Congressional Districts

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 03:33:45 PM
The ACLU has filed a federal lawsuit over Ohio's Congressional districts, challenging the current map as "unconstittuional partisan gerrymandering.".

Taking Stock of Texas Democrats After the 2018 Runoff Election

Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 03:22:30 PM
But if Democrats are to have any leverage in the 2021 redistricting process, they need to either gain control of the Texas Legislature, or win certain ...