Redistricting and Reapportionment

Activist groups seek to pressure GOP over Indiana redistricting

Activist groups seek to pressure GOP over Indiana redistricting

3 days ago   |   WLKY

A coalition of activist groups announced a new push Monday against what it called partisan gerrymandering by Indiana's Republican-dominated Legislature.
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Supreme Court leery of Trump's bid to exclude undocumented immigrants from congressional reapportionment

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

Three lower courts have ruled against the president, and a fourth said the time was not ripe for a decision on the question's merits.
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A Census Case That Goes to the Heart of American Democracy

3 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

For two centuries, census totals used to apportion Congress have included all residents of the country. The Supreme Court on Monday heard the Trump administration's argument...
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Fear of gridlock coming true for New York's redistricting panel

14 days ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - Before New York voters passed a constitutional amendment in 2014 that reformed the state's redistricting process, critics warned of problems that could emerge when the...
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‘I'm not a f-ing socialist': Florida Democrats are having a postelection meltdown

‘I'm not a f-ing socialist': Florida Democrats are having a postelection meltdown

16 days ago   |   Politico

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - It wasn't just one bad cycle. For Democrats in Florida, Election Day 2020 was a tipping point in a long, painful buildup to irrelevancy. After suffering...
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Democrats Are Winning the Fight for Fair Election Maps

16 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Democrats will have much greater influence over redistricting in the coming decade than in the last one, despite state legislative losses this month.
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Redistricting panel names directors, deadlocks on chair

21 days ago   |   Times Union

A new bipartisan commission, charged with the once-a-decade reconfiguring of New York's legislative and congressional districts, named its co-executive directors at a meeting...
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Where Democrats will be locked out of power in redistricting battles next year

23 days ago   |   The Washington Post

They'll still have a foothold in some swing states like Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. But less than they'd like.
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Bill filing for 2021 Texas session begins with legislation on abortion, police stops and redistricting

24 days ago   |   ABC

Many big topics like medical marijuana, active shooter protocol and abortion were covered on the first day to file legislation for the New Year.
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Bush-Gore battle vet: Dem strategy taps courts to pick winners

27 days ago   |   Boston Herald

One of the top lawyers in Bush v. Gore says the onslaught of lawsuits filed by Democrats this election year is a “nationwide coordinated effort” to attack state laws that...
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President-elect Biden: President Trump's inaugural presence important to US

President-elect Biden: President Trump's inaugural presence important to US

President-elect Joe Biden said he hoped that President Donald Trump would attend the inauguration, citing it would help set an example of the democratic process to other nations. Read more ...

Biden Asks Dr. Fauci To Join His Team; Will Urge 100 Days Of Mask Wearing

Biden Asks Dr. Fauci To Join His Team; Will Urge 100 Days Of Mask Wearing

The Democratic president elect also told CNN on Thursday he would ask Americans to wear masks for the first 100 days of his administration. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci accepts Joe Biden's offer to stay as top health advisor

Dr. Fauci accepts Joe Biden's offer to stay as top health advisor

Dr. Anthony Fauci says he “absolutely” accepts President-elect Joe Biden's offer to serve as the country's chief medical officer. “Oh, absolutely, I said yes right on the... Read more ...

Warner Bros. to release all 2021 films on streaming service and theaters at...

Warner Bros. to release all 2021 films on streaming service and theaters at same time

In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros. announced that all of its 2021 film slate will stream on HBO Max at the same time they... Read more ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court won't hear Trump election lawsuit

Wisconsin Supreme Court won't hear Trump election lawsuit

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has decided it will not hear President Donald Trump's election lawsuit. Read more ...

Suspect in Mass. state trooper's shooting killed in shootout with US...

Suspect in Mass. state trooper's shooting killed in shootout with US Marshals in NY

A man wanted in connection with the shooting of a Massachusetts State Police trooper was shot and killed Friday during a confrontation with U.S. marshals in New York, 5... Read more ...

‘Ask questions & get cancelled': ‘Avengers' infighting after Black Panther's...

‘Ask questions & get cancelled': ‘Avengers' infighting after Black Panther's Letitia Wright shares video doubting Covid vaccines

Black Panther star Letitia Wright has been scorched as an anti-vaxxer intent on “killing people” after sharing a video that questioned the efficacy of Covid-19 vaccines. On... Read more ...

Gerry Dulac's 2020 NFL picks: Week 13

Gerry Dulac's 2020 NFL picks: Week 13

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California imposes new coronavirus rules based on ICU capacity

California imposes new coronavirus rules based on ICU capacity

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced the new plans amid an unprecedented surge of new coronavirus cases in the nation's most populous state amid fears that hospitals could be... Read more ...

Biden will ask Americans to wear masks for the first 100 days of his presidency

Biden will ask Americans to wear masks for the first 100 days of his presidency

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden plans to ask Americans to wear masks in public spaces for the first 100 days of his presidency, he told CNN Thursday. "Just 100... Read more ...