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Salon.com
Judge blocks Illinois redistricting plan from ballotCHICAGO (AP) — A referendum allowing Illinois voters to decide if an independen
Judge blocks Illinois redistricting plan from ballot
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A referendum allowing Illinois voters to decide if an independent commission should draw the state’s political boundaries was struck down by a judge Wednesday who ruled that it was unconstitutional for the November ballot. The 37-page... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Judge blocks Illinois redistricting plan from ballotCHICAGO (AP) � A referendum allowing Illinois voters to decide if an independen
Judge blocks Illinois redistricting plan from ballot
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) � A referendum allowing Illinois voters to decide if an independent commission should draw the state's political boundaries was struck down by a judge Wednesday who ruled that it was unconstitutional for the November ballot. The 37-page... Read more
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Salon.com
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?CHICAGO (AP) — A group waging an aggressive legal battle to keep a redistrictin
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A group waging an aggressive legal battle to keep a redistricting question off November’s Illinois ballot hasn’t reported a single donation or expense since it became a political committee last summer, adding to the mystery of who is... Read more
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Roll Call
In Cleveland, a Party at Odds With Itselfon the convention, Trump’s comments and behavior have the potential to depress
In Cleveland, a Party at Odds With Itself
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
on the convention, Trump’s comments and behavior have the potential to depress Republican turnout in November and turn off independents in a toxic combination that could derail GOP candidates down the ballot, potentially tear the party apart, or at... Read more
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Roll Call
In Cleveland, A Party At Odds With Itselfon the convention, Trump’s comments and behavior have the potential to depress
In Cleveland, A Party At Odds With Itself
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
on the convention, Trump’s comments and behavior have the potential to depress Republican turnout in November and turn off independents in a toxic combination that could derail GOP candidates down the ballot, potentially tear the party apart, or at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Duckworth ad rips Kirk for embellishing military recordthis.” Preckwinkle said a “modified version” of the idea could get introduced
Duckworth ad rips Kirk for embellishing military record
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
this.” Preckwinkle said a “modified version” of the idea could get introduced next month. “We’ll see what emerges from committee,” she said about the likelihood she will throw her support behind it. (John Byrne) *Independent Maps say majority... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Term-limit proposal falls short for November ballotThe committee promoting a proposed constitutional amendment to limit state lawm
Term-limit proposal falls short for November ballot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
The committee promoting a proposed constitutional amendment to limit state lawmakers to serving a maximum of 10 years in the Legislature failed to collect enough signatures of registered voters to qualify its proposal for the Nov. 8 general election... Read more
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Roll Call
The 10 Most Vulnerable House Membersin Democrat Monica Vernon, and it’s unclear how much help he’ll be getting from
The 10 Most Vulnerable House Members
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
in Democrat Monica Vernon, and it’s unclear how much help he’ll be getting from the National Republican Congressional Committee, which still hasn’t added him to the Patriot Program. Rating:Tilts Democrat2. Cresent Hardy, R-Nev. (4th... Read more
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Al.com
Eight more ideas for fixing Alabama's broken political systemcan 'cut through the red tape' and 'get things done'; the ones whose prior appr
Eight more ideas for fixing Alabama's broken political system
Al.com / Posted 22 days ago
can 'cut through the red tape' and 'get things done'; the ones whose prior approval you need to even introduce an idea in a committee. And to get through them, you have to pay the toll." Well, what do you do about that? I'm as prone to cynicism as... Read more
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USA Today
Supreme Court strikes blow against gerrymanderingto remove partisan politics from the process of drawing political maps. The de
Supreme Court strikes blow against gerrymandering
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
to remove partisan politics from the process of drawing political maps. The decision was a victory for the proponents of independent commissions and a blow for state lawmakers who did not want to be drawn out of the process. Voters in seven... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Slosberg jumps into state Senate primary race against Clemensbill seen as friendly to charter schools and other conservative education refor
Slosberg jumps into state Senate primary race against Clemens
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
bill seen as friendly to charter schools and other conservative education reforms in the Education Appropriations Subcommittee, while two other Democrats voted no and one voted for. He also voted for it in the Choice and Innovation... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The fallout from Marco Rubio's Senate re-decision continues apacewould-be successors to drop out there. And Jolly is heading back to his congres
The fallout from Marco Rubio's Senate re-decision continues apace
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
would-be successors to drop out there. And Jolly is heading back to his congressional district to take on Republican-turned-independent-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist. That's after Jolly entered the Senate race because redistricting made... Read more

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