Redistricting

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Rep. George Holding said he won't seek reelection after a court-approved map made his North Carolina district heavily Democratic.
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The files could show partisan efforts to redraw districts to benefit Republicans.
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A three-judge panel said the districts were so gerrymandered toward Republicans that they violated the state's constitution.
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"Ask yourself one simple question: Is this how American democracy is supposed to work?" the Supreme Court justice said in June.
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Activists believe state courts may offer a way to rein in excessive gerrymandering.
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A new program will train people in the basics of redistricting and why it matters to their everyday lives.
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“It’s particularly rich that Republicans are claiming that the commission discriminates on the basis of partisan affiliation," one expert said.
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So far, not a single question has been posed about gerrymandering or other key voting rights issues.
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The racial gerrymandering case in Texas was seen as a test of the remaining power of the Voting Rights Act.
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Kagan dissented strongly in the June 27 case and said Thursday she was writing for the future.
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Trump has jumped into a battle over whether states can draw districts based only on the population that is eligible to vote, a move that would benefit Republicans.
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Trump said last week that he was “very seriously” considering executive action to try to force the question’s inclusion.
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The administration is pressing ahead with its bid for a citizenship question on the census, despite a Supreme Court defeat.
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The chief justice suggested that voters could turn to politicians, who benefit from gerrymandering, to end the practice.
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Conservative justices ruled 5-4 that extreme partisan gerrymandering is fine. Guess which party benefits the most?
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren called the gerrymandering decision an "abomination."
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In a blistering dissent read from the bench, the Supreme Court justice said extreme gerrymandering could render elections "meaningless."
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The ruling opens the door for lawmakers to draw districts that greatly benefit their party.
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The 2020 hopeful's latest proposal would implement strict federal standards for election security, automatic voter registration and make Election Day a holiday.
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“He had years to delete those files,” Stephanie Hofeller said in an interview.