WASHINGTON, D.C. — Pennsylvania’s bipartisan redistricting committee voted on Tuesday to end prison gerrymandering in the state.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, a third lawsuit was filed in Wisconsin to ensure the state enacts new maps before the next election cycle. This is the second lawsuit filed in federal district court regarding Wisconsin’s redistricting process; the remaining suit was filed in the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, a petition was filed in the Wisconsin Supreme Court by the conservative group Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) on behalf of voters challenging Wisconsin’s congressional and legislative district maps following the release of 2020 census data.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, a group of voters sued Wisconsin to ensure the state enacts new district maps before the next election cycle. The release of new census data yesterday, which illustrated the population and demographic shifts in the state over the last decade, has made the current congressional and legislative maps unconstitutionally malapportioned, the complaint alleges.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a live-streamed press conference on Thursday, the U.S. Census Bureau released the demographic-level data from last year’s national survey that will be used in the redistricting process. The data includes regional-level information including population amounts for cities, towns and counties, as well as demographics about who lives within each state and where. Race, sex, ethnicity and age data are also included.
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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Michigan Supreme Court denied a request to extend the deadlines for Michigan to redraw its state legislative and congressional maps due to the delay in U.S. Census data.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Republican-controlled Wisconsin state legislature passed a bill on Wednesday that would delay local redistricting of state-level counties until next year.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) filed a federal suit on behalf of individual Latino voters registered in Illinois challenging the 2021 redistricting maps signed into law by Gov. J. B. Pritzker (D) earlier this week.