Redistricting In The News

Google Alert - Reapportionment


Idaho's legislative apportionment system ain't broke, and it doesn't need fixin'

Wednesday February 20th, 2019 12:45:00 AM
The system has performed its work in two reapportionments — following the 2000 census and after the 2010 census. It has not been perfect, but it has ...



Google Alert - Redistricting


Finally, a breakthrough to stop gerrymandering?

Thursday February 21st, 2019 07:18:45 PM
This time!, they say, this time we really are going to get redistricting reform ... and pass a redistricting bill that protects them if they're in the minority.

Obama, Holder Groups Merge for Redistricting Effort

Thursday February 21st, 2019 05:26:15 PM
Former President Barack Obama's political organization will merge with Eric Holder's National Redistricting Action Fund, The Hill is reporting. Obama's ...

Election Commission talks census redistricting

Thursday February 21st, 2019 04:52:30 PM
Electons Administrator Debbie Steidl, right, discusses how the 2020 census may affect Putnam County's redistricting as Commissioner Bill Prall listens ...

Obama, Holder merge forces to right Republican 'cheating'

Thursday February 21st, 2019 02:24:40 PM
Barack Obama's Organizing for America is poised to merge with Eric Holder's National Redistricting Action Fund, and the end result — an “All On The ...

Obama political arm to merge with Holder-run group

Thursday February 21st, 2019 12:00:00 PM
“The integration of OFA with NDRC, into our redistricting effort, is going to help us have activists all over the country who are fighting for fair maps and ...

Saturday workshops launch SC citizens' plan to end gerrymandering

Thursday February 21st, 2019 10:18:45 AM
Mike Fanning, sponsors of the redistricting bills (H-3423 and S-254), and Mary Peeler, SC coordinator of the US Census. The workshops will be held ...

Brett Kavanaugh could decide how redistricting is done

Thursday February 21st, 2019 09:56:15 AM
Colorado and Michigan approved ballot measures in November to create independent redistricting commissions to prevent one party from carving up ...

Kevin Landrigan's Granite Status: Independent redistricting reform advances

Thursday February 21st, 2019 12:22:30 AM
... Wednesday of the House Election Law Committee significantly raises the hopes of advocates for creating an independent redistricting commission.

Pine Forge Elementary may close under Boyertown redistricting plan

Wednesday February 20th, 2019 11:15:00 PM
BOYERTOWN — The Boyertown Area School Board has been presented with two scenarios for redistricting, including one that calls for closing Pine ...

On the cusp of redistricting reform in Virginia

Wednesday February 20th, 2019 02:03:45 AM
Something like a perfect political storm in Virginia has yielded the best chance in years for genuine redistricting reform - a step that would empower ...