Browsing: partisan redistricting
7/24: A panel of federal judges denied a suit hoping to put Texas under federal supervision while redistricting.
7/23: California is taking on gerrymandering with a new bill geared toward making districts “fair”.
7/13: California’s Redistricting Commission has a 10 year history of rigging districts to favor the Democratic party.
7/3: A panel of federal judges dismissed a lawsuit that challenged Republican-drawn districts in Wisconsin.
6/28: Supreme Court precedent is clear that “a jurisdiction may engage in constitutional political gerrymandering” and that “political considerations are inseparable from districting and apportionment.”
6/28: National Democratic Redistricting Committee was dealt a major blow when the Supreme Court ruled that federal courts should not be involved in state redistricting cases.
6/27: The Supreme Court ruled that gerrymandering decisions should be made by lawmakers instead of settled in the courts.
6/27: ACRU Policy Board Member Hans von Spakovsky explains why the U.S. Supreme Court made the right decision, giving lawmakers the power over gerrymandering.
6/17: The Supreme Court ruled that Republicans can’t independently appeal court ordered redistricting in Virginia.