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Is Gerrymandering About to Become More Difficult?

The word “gerrymandering” prompts an image: district maps that look less like a tangible community than a Rorschach blot—perhaps one that suggests a “broken-winged pterodactyl,”…

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Republicans eye new House majority through redistricting

Republican state legislators see this year’s decennial redistricting process as a prime opportunity to gain House seats in next year’s midterms – with some believing…

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On The Trail: Census data kicks off the biggest redistricting fight in American history

The first data from the 2020 U.S. census released Monday kicks off a new phase in perhaps the most consequential political battle of the next…

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Census data snafu upends 2022 elections

A six-month delay holding up the data that states use to draw their legislative districts is mangling plans for the 2022 elections, as states discuss…

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Dozens of states see new voter suppression proposals after baseless fraud claims

There are at least 165 proposals under consideration in 33 states so far this year to restrict future voting access by limiting mail-in ballots, implementing…

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GOP gerrymandering slows Wisconsin’s Covid response

The Wisconsin GOP redrew legislative maps in 2011 to its advantage, stifling any chance Gov. Tony Evers had of responding to the pandemic, observers say….

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Why You Should Give A F*ck | Ep. 4 | Voter Rights

We discuss your rights as a voter, and how in many places those rights are under attack from people in power. The post Why You…

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North Carolina Did What SCOTUS Wouldn’t – Ended GOP Gerrymandering

A North Carolina state court panel stopped the GOP’s gerrymandering plan by ruling that the maps drawn for GOP-dominated voting districts were in violating of…

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Supreme Court’s Gerrymandering Decision a Danger to Democracy

Justice Kagan’s minority opinion calls out the threat that the decision represents to our right to vote and to our democratic future. Suzanne Almeida of…

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A Dead Republican Strategist’s Work Could Destroy Voting Rights in America

A Common Cause court case opposing Republican gerrymandering in North Carolina revealed that Trump officials lied about the 2020 census citizenship question in order to…

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Michigan: The Latest Victory in Ending Gerrymandering

The Michigan Republican legislature’s 2011 gerrymandering scheme has been ruled unconstitutional by the U.S. District Court. What will the impact of this latest case of…

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Gerrymandering – Election Manipulation Tool Reaches Supreme Court (Again)

The corrupting influence of big money receives much of the focus of voters, gerrymandering has been the behind-the-scenes way both parties have used to gain…

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