“These are matters that concern the people and their franchise and their access to resources.”
The ruling that federal courts can’t resolve claims of partisan gerrymandering is “almost guaranteed to facilitate massive election rigging in the future.”
In a decision voting rights advocates warned could open the floodgates for even more extreme and undemocratic redistricting than what is already...
The public is more aware of partisan gerrymandering than ever – and less supportive of it.
In Pennsylvania, the democratic system isn’t broken. It’s dead.
Because of the extent of gerrymandering already institutionalized, it is very unlikely that Democrats can improve their position dramatically in 2018.
Chalk up a victory for Democrats that will make it marginally easier for them to take back the House of Representatives.