gerrymandering

  1. tristanrobin

    Ginsburg Slaps Gorsuch in Gerrymandering Case

    Ginsburg Slaps Gorsuch in Gerrymandering Case In one cutting remark, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg summed up how Justice Neil Gorsuch’s patronizing lecture on the Constitution omitted some of the Court’s most important precedents. Toward the end of the Supreme Court’s argument in Gill v...
  2. RNG

    US Supreme Court to rule on gerrymandering

    I am simply amazed that this has not been brought up previously. I hadn't even heard that it was in process. SCOTUS is about to hear a case about the constitutionality of gerrymandering. This could have significant impact if upheld. The guts of the article: US Supreme Court to rule...
  3. RNG

    Fix for gerrymandering

    Some time ago in a thread that was about gerrymandering or drifted into that subject, I brought up the fact that I had seen a sight that gave the results of a software program that drew electoral districts based only on equalizing populations and minimizing travel distances. At the time I...
  4. RNG

    Court says Republican gerrymandering in Wisconsin was unconstitutional

    Hopefully this is the first small step leading to a mad rush. Story continues at Court says Republican gerrymandering in Wisconsin was unconstitutional | Reuters
  5. Camelot

    Even The SC Can't Stomach Republican Gerrymandering

    Even the Supreme Court can see that Republicans create spaghetti districts to place blacks in a couple of large districts while creating many small Red districts. Republicans are afraid to let the people decide their representation fairly.
  6. skews13

    Major Victory Against GOP Gerrymandering

    Supreme Court upholds Arizona's independent redistricting commission, dealing blow to Republicans Advocates for redistricting reform scored a crucial victory today when the U.S. Supreme Court upheld Arizona's Independent Redistricting Commission. Passed by the voters in 2000, in an effort...
  7. Camelot

    Republicans control House by gerrymandering and not the will of the people

    The will of the people has been suppressed by Republican Gerrymandering http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/02/04/1534201/study-republican-gerrymandering-cost-democrats-17-million-votes-in-just-7-states/?mobile=wt