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Google Alert - Reapportionment

Redistricting Matters: Mississippians Could Have Fairer Representation with Newly Drawn Maps

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:06:43 AM
This year, three community organizations in Mississippi—Southern Echo, One Voice and the Mississippi NAACP—have joined forces to rally community ...

Cattaraugus County residents will vote on proposed law reducing legislators this November

Thursday August 11th, 2022 11:42:55 PM
Following the approval by the Cattaraugus County legislators of Local Law 6-2022 (“A Local Law in Relation to the Reapportionment of the County ...

Public hearing on ward boundaries | News |

Thursday August 11th, 2022 11:06:20 PM
Residents may soon find themselves living in a different ward if new boundaries go into effect following a public hearing and upcoming approval ...

Public hearing on ward boundaries - Yahoo News

Thursday August 11th, 2022 08:01:39 PM
The council received the Reapportionment Ad Hoc Committee report after the committee's public hearing drew no comment last ...

New York's congressional primaries are held after reapportionment - newsdubai

Wednesday August 10th, 2022 11:38:43 PM
After a contentious redistricting process, New York is left with new congressional maps that leave some incumbents vying for the same seat.

Norman City Council votes against affordable housing complex, conducts reapportionment ...

Wednesday August 10th, 2022 09:03:36 PM
The Norman City Council conducted a public hearing regarding ward boundaries, finalized a date for a special election regarding a 25-year contract ...

Google Alert - Redistricting

Wyoming sees most U.S. House candidates since 2016 - Ballotpedia News

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:13:13 AM
The filing deadline for candidates running for Congress in Wyoming this year was May 27, 2022. Eight candidates are running for Wyoming's At-Large ...

Twenty-two U.S. House candidates file to run in Alaska's new top-four primary system, a decade-high

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:13:11 AM
The filing deadline for candidates running for the U.S. House in Alaska was June 1, 2022. This year, 22 candidates are running in Alaska's ...

Redistricting Matters: Mississippians Could Have Fairer Representation with Newly Drawn Maps

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:06:43 AM
This year, three community organizations in Mississippi—Southern Echo, One Voice and the Mississippi NAACP—have joined forces to rally community ...

Results 2022: Meet the Republicans running for U.S. House District 11 - Click Orlando

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:05:44 AM
Rep. Daniel Webster faces two challengers: conservative firebrand Laura Loomer and Gavriel Soriano.

America's crisis of democracy has already arrived - The Boston Globe

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:01:52 AM
FILE - More than 100 opponents of the Wisconsin Republican redistricting plans vowed to fight the maps at a rally ahead of a joint legislative ...

EDITORIAL: Let special master redraw flawed Assembly district lines - The Daily Gazette

Friday August 12th, 2022 12:01:34 AM
If that's true, then legal efforts by state legislative leaders and Gov. Kathy Hochul to reconvene the state's Independent Redistricting Commission to ...

Texas governor must turn over Dropbox files in redistricting case - Courthouse News Service

Thursday August 11th, 2022 11:44:26 PM
EL PASO, Texas (CN) — A federal judge has ordered Texas Governor Greg Abbott to turn over documents in an ongoing dispute over proposed election maps ...

Haven Twp. voters to get updated precinct cards - Patriot News MN

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:52:35 PM
As part of the decennial census and redistricting process, State of Minnesota legislative boundary changes required Sherburne County and Haven ...

How to stop gerrymandering in Illinois

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:46:15 PM
For example, some states have given redistricting commissions primary responsibility for drawing legislative and congressional districts, while others ...

The body that will redraw Topeka City Council districts is essentially solving 'a math problem'

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:46:02 PM
The commission charged with drawing new Topeka City Council district boundary lines began meeting last week. It will accept public comments Aug.

Spokane seeks feedback on council district boundary adjustments - The Center Square

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:41:13 PM
(The Center Square) – The City of Spokane Redistricting Board wants to know what community members feel is most important to consider when ...

Primary Preview: Meet the 2 NY Democrats vying to take on Elise Stefanik - WCAX

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:31:13 PM
After its political redistricting was ruled unconstitutional, the congressional and state Senate primaries were pushed back.

Gerrymandering Competitive Districts to Near Extinction | Brennan Center for Justice

Thursday August 11th, 2022 09:20:47 PM
Though the number of competitive congressional districts in the current House was already small, this redistricting cycle, we saw the percentage of ...

Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Johnathan Smith for Civil Rights Division ...

Thursday August 11th, 2022 08:40:55 PM
I am honored to discuss the Department's work to address racial discrimination, fully realize the democratic values that define our political system ...

Arizona's primary election was rough for incumbent lawmakers - Axios Phoenix

Thursday August 11th, 2022 07:29:12 PM
By the numbers: Nine incumbents lost or are losing their reelection campaigns in the primary. Sens. Vince Leach (R), Tyler Pace (R) and Kelly Townsend ...

August 16 Primary Preview: Anticlimactic WY-AL Primary Comes to an End | Cook Political Report

Thursday August 11th, 2022 06:44:25 PM
The most-covered yet anticlimactic primary in the country is coming to an end in Wyoming, where the only remaining question is GOP Rep.

Whose Baggage Will Weigh Heaviest This Fall? - Cook Political Report

Thursday August 11th, 2022 05:54:07 PM
Has the course of this election reached an inflection point? Have President Biden and congressional Democrats effectively mitigated the excessive ...

Jewish issues spotlighted at NY-12 House debate with Nadler, Maloney and up-and-comer Patel

Thursday August 11th, 2022 03:23:56 PM
The candidates discussed antisemitism, Israel and why they should represent New York's District 12 in Congress.

BPD submits new police district map to City Council for review - Baltimore Fishbowl

Thursday August 11th, 2022 03:19:19 PM
Earlier this year, Mayor Brandon Scott and Baltimore City Police Commissioner Michael Harrison set plans to change the boundaries of the police ...

VIDEO: Seattle City Light plans rate hike - Yahoo News

Thursday August 11th, 2022 02:05:13 PM
VIDEO: Seattle City Light plans rate hike. Wed, August 10, 2022 at 9:15 PM. Captions will look like this. 10. 10. Video Quality.