Independent Redistricting Commission

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Roll Call
How the Courts Could Upend Gerrymanderinggrinds the gears of government to a halt.” A bill co-sponsored by dozens of De
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
grinds the gears of government to a halt.” A bill co-sponsored by dozens of Democrats would require each state to form an independent redistricting commission, which would be forbidden from considering political party affiliation or the voting... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Ballot initiative filed for independent redistricting in UtahJeff Wright (a Republican). In an interview with FOX 13, Wright and Becker sai
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 7 days ago
Jeff Wright (a Republican). In an interview with FOX 13, Wright and Becker said the ballot initiative would create an independent redistricting commission made up of seven members (in Utah’s case, four Republicans and four Democrats) appointed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas gerrymandering — transparent and uglyto four additional Republican U.S. House seats, “which was more than any other
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
to four additional Republican U.S. House seats, “which was more than any other state.” By contrast, Arizona, thanks to an independent redistricting commission, had some of the most equal representation in the country. Arizona’s independent... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah redistricting could be the subject of a ballot initiative and a lawsuitDemocrat, and former liquor control commissioner Jeff Wright, a Republican, is
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 20 days ago
Democrat, and former liquor control commissioner Jeff Wright, a Republican, is working on a ballot initiative to create an independent redistricting commission. It would create a bi-partisan commission to draw legislative and congressional... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC elections don’t ‘look regular’ – and haven’t for a long timefair redistricting, ending the practice of politicians choosing their own const
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
fair redistricting, ending the practice of politicians choosing their own constituents. Twenty-four states have set up independent redistricting commissions to draw fair, compact districts. Once again, legislation to create an independent... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Whitehall hears legislative redistricting reform presentationits median-mean difference analysis cites the state as the third worst, Walker
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
its median-mean difference analysis cites the state as the third worst, Walker said. Fair Districts PA advocates using an independent redistricting commission using a transparent process with public participation, timely completion, and core... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Supreme Court’s most consequential decision of the yearon the weight of arguments presented. California is an exception, thanks to vo
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
on the weight of arguments presented. California is an exception, thanks to voter-approved initiatives that created an independent redistricting commission to draw legislative and congressional lines. But as in fictional Zog, all-too-real... Read more
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The News & Observer
Last-ditch move for impartial redistricting knocked downduring a session in December. tlong@newsobserver.comTravis Long A Raleigh sena
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
during a session in December. tlong@newsobserver.comTravis Long A Raleigh senator’s attempt to force a vote on creating an independent redistricting commission was thwarted in a series of legislative maneuvers and counter-manuevers on... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Editorial Rdpof gerrymandering district lines until voters took matters into their own hands
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 1 months ago
of gerrymandering district lines until voters took matters into their own hands by approving an initiative that created an independent redistricting commission. Democrats and Republicans objected. They knew they would lose power if people reclaim... Read more

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