Redistricting In The News

Google Alert - Redistricting

League of Women Voters presents 'Many Maps, One Voice' on April 6

Monday March 25th, 2019 06:00:00 AM
Many Maps, One Voice, a short and informative history of redistricting in Washington state, will be shown in two performances at the Everett PUD ...

A more skeptical high court to hear redistricting challenge

Monday March 25th, 2019 04:07:30 AM
A new round of redistricting awaits after the 2020 census, and the court's decision could help shape the makeup of Congress and state legislatures ...

Stafford School Board to vote on final redistricting plan

Monday March 25th, 2019 12:56:15 AM
Stafford School Board to vote on final redistricting plan ... will vote Tuesday on a final plan for redistricting the county's 17 public elementary schools.

Our View: Make 2019 the year gerrymandering goes away

Sunday March 24th, 2019 11:15:00 PM
In North Carolina, that means that Republicans, who have controlled the General Assembly — and hence, the redistricting process — since the 2010 ...

Take it from us: Politicians can't be trusted to draw electoral maps

Sunday March 24th, 2019 10:07:30 PM
California, the gold standard in statewide independent citizen redistricting, is considering a bill to require its large municipalities to use commissions.

Supreme Court weighs limits on gerrymandering

Sunday March 24th, 2019 05:11:39 PM
So I drew this map to help foster what I think is better for the country," the architect of North Carolina's 2016 redistricting process said. His plan is now ...

Calendar: Week of March 25

Sunday March 24th, 2019 02:15:00 PM
Partisan Gerrymandering Returns to a Transformed Supreme Court (New York Times, 3/18/19); Numerous redistricting challenges pending in courts ...

Supreme Court to Deliberate Fate of Partisan Gerrymandering—Again

Sunday March 24th, 2019 01:52:30 PM
“In the face of Republican gains in redistricting in other states around the nation, we have a serious obligation to create this opportunity.” That involved ...

Will John Roberts strike a blow against partisan gerrymandering? Don't hold your breath

Sunday March 24th, 2019 11:15:00 AM
David Lewis, a Republican legislator who served on the redistricting commission, declared his intentions forthright. “I propose that we draw the maps ...