Redistricting In The News

Google Alert - Reapportionment

Nassau Rules Committee Holds Meeting To Evaluate County Reapportionment Maps

Friday January 27th, 2023 12:27:39 AM
On Jan. 17 the Nassau County Legislature Rules Committee held their 14th term meeting agenda, during which they evaluated two proposed maps for ...

East Cobb resident files ethics complaint against Richardson

Thursday January 26th, 2023 09:29:37 PM
An East Cobb resident opposed to Cobb County's attempt to use home rule powers to conduct reapportionment has filed an ethics complaint against ...

Legislature Approves Creation of Media Information Officer with Some Contention

Thursday January 26th, 2023 06:45:19 PM
Chautauqua County Legislature to Vote on Reapportionment Maps, New District 10 Legislator · County Legislature Approves $2.3 Million One-Year Contract ...

Documents & Handouts | Senate Committee on Reapportionment - Vermont Legislature

Thursday January 26th, 2023 11:10:03 AM
Legislative language and other materials posted on this page are subject to frequent change and may not reflect the Committee's most recent ...

Google Alert - Redistricting

A new political twist in Yonkers with redrawn council lines that would thwart a challenger - Lohud

Friday January 27th, 2023 09:50:16 AM
A proposal for redrawn Yonkers City Council districts has rankled Republicans and would eliminate a potential challenger for GOP Councilman Mike ...

Falmouth School Committee To Explore Possible Redistricting -

Friday January 27th, 2023 05:24:19 AM
“I had to ask permission … for our children to go to East [Falmouth Elementary School],” Ms. Keefe said. “I think that the population shifts in a town ...

Albany Commission approves new redistricting map for the city after drop in population

Friday January 27th, 2023 03:39:18 AM
Albany City commissioners say the newest ward map made noticeable changes for one district. This map has adjusted to the population loss from the ...

Will this Ohio judge's retirement spell the end of fair elections in the state? - The Guardian

Friday January 27th, 2023 02:40:52 AM
Maureen O'Connor was essentially the only barrier preventing a Republican power grab through gerrymandered maps.

Trump and DeSantis Get All the Attention. But Kemp Is Strongly Positioned for 2024

Friday January 27th, 2023 02:38:50 AM
Conventional wisdom says that either Gov. Ron DeSantis or Donald Trump will be the GOP nominee in 2024. It's easy to see why.

Cobb's Richardson hit with ethics complaint over redistricting advocacy group - Marietta Daily Journal

Friday January 27th, 2023 12:31:51 AM
An ethics complaint has been filed against Commissioner Jerica Richardson over an alleged conflict of interest in the county's ongoing ...

Albany Commission approves new redistricting map for the city - WALB

Friday January 27th, 2023 12:27:50 AM
Economists say that Albany will perform better in this mild recession than the nation. That's because of economic development pipeline projects ...

NC Lawmaker Wants To Free Voter Maps From Politicians' Grip - Law360

Friday January 27th, 2023 12:04:14 AM
A Democratic North Carolina state lawmaker has proposed the creation of an independent body tasked with voter map changes, a move that follows ...

Gary Council sued for failing to draw new redistricting map - Chicago Tribune

Thursday January 26th, 2023 10:30:29 PM
A lawsuit seeking an emergency injunction to postpone candidacy filing deadlines — or the May primary itself — until a new council map is drawn ...

WAVY Archive: 1982 Virginia Beach Schools Redistricting and Busing

Thursday January 26th, 2023 08:53:40 PM
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Gary Common Council sued by local lawyer after missing redistricting deadline

Thursday January 26th, 2023 08:15:15 PM
A federal lawsuit has been filed against the Common Council for the City of Gary after it allegedly failed to establish new election district ...

Because of redistricting, some city councilmembers find themselves running against colleagues

Thursday January 26th, 2023 06:56:51 PM
Every ten years after the census, Indiana code requires cities to redraw city council districts. In Bloomington, a citizen committee's map was ...

Committee falls short of drawing a map | Herald Community Newspapers

Thursday January 26th, 2023 06:26:08 PM
The Elmont Cultural Center's “Blue Bird Plan” keeps Elmont and Valley Stream in one minority-majority district, while the Town of Hempstead's ...

Common Council continues redistricting delays; criticized by commission chairman

Thursday January 26th, 2023 06:10:34 PM
As a result of the council's continued delays, Dutchess County Republican Elections Commissioner Erik Haight and his Democratic counterpart, Hannah ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court race to determine majority control highlighted by abortion, redistricting

Thursday January 26th, 2023 06:02:33 PM
The candidates, particularly Milwaukee County Circuit Judge Janet Protasiewicz, have also been more outspoken than usual for a judicial race in ...

Janet Protasiewicz Says Walker's Act 10 Was 'Unconstitutional,' Raising Ethics Code Concerns

Thursday January 26th, 2023 04:48:41 PM
Liberal Supreme Court candidate Janet Protasiewicz has outright stated that she believes Scott Walker's Act 10 collective bargaining law was ...

West Virginia Senate passes unemployment insurance indexing bill - Ballotpedia News

Thursday January 26th, 2023 04:24:22 PM
During times when the unemployment rate is below 5.5%, unemployed workers could collect a maximum of 12 weeks of benefits. For each 0.5% increase in ...

Willie Wilson leads Chicago mayoral candidates in fundraising through 2022 - Ballotpedia News

Thursday January 26th, 2023 04:20:07 PM
Willie Wilson has reported the most fundraising of all nine candidates running for mayor of Chicago, Illinois, on Feb. 28.

Redistricting left some SLO County residents without supervisors. Who will represent them?

Thursday January 26th, 2023 04:17:25 PM
The San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors voted to assign Bruce Gibson and Jimmy Paulding to represent Los Osos, Morro Bay and Oceano.

City Council to Vote on Mandatory Redistricting of Council Districts - Yonkers Times

Thursday January 26th, 2023 04:09:29 PM
Democrats hold a 5-2 majority on the city council, and as Eric Schoen so aptly said it in his column this week, “to the victor go the spoils,” with ...