Last Thursday, Dec. 30, New Jersey Republicans filed a lawsuit challenging the state’s new congressional districts.
On Wednesday morning, the New Jersey Congressional Redistricting Commission approved a new congressional map, voting on party lines to adopt the map proposed by the Democratic commissioners.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The New Jersey Supreme Court has chosen the tiebreaking 13th member of the state’s nonpartisan redistricting commission. Justice John Wallace, New Jersey Democrats’ pick who previously served on the state Supreme Court, will join six Republicans and six Democrats on the commission to draw new congressional maps.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The New Jersey Supreme Court will have to pick the tiebreaking 13th member of the state’s redistricting commission after Democrats and Republicans failed to agree on one nominee by a Thursday deadline.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed voting rights legislation into law today that establishes permanent, in-person early voting in the Garden State.
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