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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 9 hours 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 yesterday
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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The New Yorker
The G.O.P. Plan That Turned America Redanymore who’s running for office. Much of “Ratf**ked” is devoted to a Republic
The G.O.P. Plan That Turned America Red
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
anymore who’s running for office. Much of “Ratf**ked” is devoted to a Republican scheme optimistically called REDMAP, for Redistricting Majority Project. REDMAP was created in early 2010, at a point when the country’s electoral map was largely... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why House Republicans Are Abandoning One of Their Ownreported by Roll Call—on Friday afternoon from Katie Martin, a spokeswoman for
Why House Republicans Are Abandoning One of Their Own
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
reported by Roll Call—on Friday afternoon from Katie Martin, a spokeswoman for the National Republican Congressional Committee. “The NRCC was not included in his ‘deliberations’ and has not had any discussions with David about him running for... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Wasserman Schultz pressured to get out, Rubio pressured to get insupporters saying U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, should be remov
Wasserman Schultz pressured to get out, Rubio pressured to get in
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
supporters saying U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, should be removed as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, Sanders himself has said it as well, and reiterated it before meeting Hillary Clinton privately on Tuesday. The... Read more
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Salon.com
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
13 related stories
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The Wilmington Star-News
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
13 related stories
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
13 related stories
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
A look at the redistricting process in every statethose already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some
A look at the redistricting process in every state
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
those already in power. To try to diminish the role of partisan politics, some states use appointed commissions for their redistricting duties. Those commissions have varying degrees of political independence from lawmakers. A look at how each... Read more
13 related stories
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The Washington Times
Vincent Gray wins back old D.C. Council seatshot candidates Aaron Holmes, Maurice T. Dickens and Bonita Goode. “She’s hard
Vincent Gray wins back old D.C. Council seat
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
shot candidates Aaron Holmes, Maurice T. Dickens and Bonita Goode. “She’s hardworking and apparently has done a good job,” independent math tutor John Sprague said of Miss May. “I like to have someone with experience. I’m not one of those people... Read more
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Salon.com
This is how the GOP rigged Congress: The secret plan that handcuffed Obama’s presidency, but backfired in Donald Trumpthe most important overlooked political story of the day–or the decade. The ce
This is how the GOP rigged Congress: The secret plan that handcuffed Obama’s presidency, but backfired in Donald Trump
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
the most important overlooked political story of the day–or the decade. The central focus of your book is the GOP REDMAP redistricting plan, which took the ancient practice of gerrymandering to a level never seen before. So, to start out, how did... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Column: How to break the parties’ grip on governmentEdwards is also now an active member of No Labels, an organization promoting an
Column: How to break the parties’ grip on government
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Edwards is also now an active member of No Labels, an organization promoting an end to party control of primaries, redistricting and congressional organization. They point out that this control of our political processes by political... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Singing the Bondi bluesthat the Democratic Party should lose the superdelegates. %%adunit1%% Bondi b
Singing the Bondi blues
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
that the Democratic Party should lose the superdelegates. %%adunit1%% Bondi blues: Florida Democrats are calling for an independent investigation into Attorney General Pam Bondi's acceptance of a large campaign contribution from Donald Trump and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gerrymandering bad for business in North Carolina30, 2016 5:00 PM Instead of politicians drawing their own voting maps, redis
Gerrymandering bad for business in North Carolina
The News & Observer / Posted 25 days ago
30, 2016 5:00 PM Instead of politicians drawing their own voting maps, redistricting should be entrusted to a nonpartisan body That body can ensure congressional and legislative districts reflect... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Be Like Bernie: Sanders Looks To Spread His Political Wealththat the path toward bold change requires leaders to take back control of state
Be Like Bernie: Sanders Looks To Spread His Political Wealth
KERA North Texas / Posted 27 days ago
that the path toward bold change requires leaders to take back control of state capitols around the country and ensure fair redistricting in 2020," Sanders campaign manager Jeff Weaver wrote in a release announcing the endorsements. "The leaders... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Be Like Bernie: Sanders Looks To Spread His Political Wealththat the path toward bold change requires leaders to take back control of state
Be Like Bernie: Sanders Looks To Spread His Political Wealth
KPBS San Diego / Posted 27 days ago
that the path toward bold change requires leaders to take back control of state capitols around the country and ensure fair redistricting in 2020," Sanders campaign manager Jeff Weaver wrote in a release announcing the endorsements. "The leaders... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Political Digest64, joined state service in April 1979 as staff counsel to the former state ele
Political Digest
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted a month ago
64, joined state service in April 1979 as staff counsel to the former state elections board. He served at the pleasure of independent citizen boards since becoming acting executive director of the state elections board in December 1982, a position... Read more
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Roll Call
One Third of Florida Delegation Retiringfor governor. Altogether, nine Florida House members and one senator are retir
One Third of Florida Delegation Retiring
Roll Call / Posted a month ago
for governor. Altogether, nine Florida House members and one senator are retiring this year, driven in part by a dramatic redistricting plan, term limits on chairmanships and, in the case of Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, a bid for the White House.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento City Council to discuss independent redistricting commissiontake the power to draw political boundaries out of the hands of sitting council
Sacramento City Council to discuss independent redistricting commission
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
take the power to draw political boundaries out of the hands of sitting council members. If voters approve in November, an independent commission would become the sole authority for redrawing district boundaries. The council currently has final say... Read more
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Roll Call
Kirkpatrick to Challenge McCain in ArizonaI’d be humbled to represent our state in the United States Senate." She touted
Kirkpatrick to Challenge McCain in Arizona
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
I’d be humbled to represent our state in the United States Senate." She touted her service on the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee and work on a project she described as aimed at wildfire prevention and job creation in Arizona. In the Senate... Read more

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