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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 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 4 days 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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Daily Record
Beware Democrats’ redistricting planDemocrats have resurrected the cynical redistricting plan they tried to ram thr
Beware Democrats’ redistricting plan
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Democrats have resurrected the cynical redistricting plan they tried to ram through during the lame-duck portion of the last legislative session, and in doing so managed something we didn’t think was possible. They’ve made it even worse. New Jersey... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County charter panel removes ‘harsh proposals’ from reportA committee charged with reviewing and revamping how Erie County government wor
Erie County charter panel removes ‘harsh proposals’ from report
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
A committee charged with reviewing and revamping how Erie County government works has proposed longer terms for legislators, looser conditions for giving elected officials raises, tougher ethics language and greater diversification of county... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notimmune to intraparty turmoil, either. As NPR's Greg Allen recently reported, pr
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
immune to intraparty turmoil, either. As NPR's Greg Allen recently reported, progressives unhappy with Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz are pushing a primary challenger against the Florida congresswoman. And as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notimmune to intra-party turmoil, either. As NPR's Greg Allen recently reported, p
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
immune to intra-party turmoil, either. As NPR's Greg Allen recently reported, progressives unhappy with Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz are pushing a primary challenger against the Florida congresswoman. And as... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump ally Ellmers too ‘liberal’ for NC, claims conservative PACHamburgAP In the last few weeks before North Carolina’s congressional primary
Trump ally Ellmers too ‘liberal’ for NC, claims conservative PAC
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
HamburgAP In the last few weeks before North Carolina’s congressional primary elections, the conservative political action committee Club for Growth Action plans to spend more money on TV ads opposing Republican U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers. Ellmers... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
House remap amendment dies in Senate committeeAn Illinois House plan to change the way legislative district maps are drawn in
House remap amendment dies in Senate committee
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
An Illinois House plan to change the way legislative district maps are drawn in the state died in a Senate subcommittee Wednesday.Two Democrats on a subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee voted against sending the proposed constitutional... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Plan C: Republican Establishment Chattering About A Third-Party RunC: Have another Republican run for office in addition to Trump. Around Washing
Plan C: Republican Establishment Chattering About A Third-Party Run
The Huffington Post / Posted 23 days ago
C: Have another Republican run for office in addition to Trump. Around Washington, chatter about the possibility of an independent run by a traditional conservative is becoming louder. It is fueled in part by the business end of the political... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Redistricting Reform Committee collects 580,000 signaturesa citizens group will deliver nearly 600,000 signatures to the state board of e
Redistricting Reform Committee collects 580,000 signatures
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 24 days ago
a citizens group will deliver nearly 600,000 signatures to the state board of elections in an attempt to change Illinois' redistricting process. Some residents say its time for changes in Springfield. The 10 month long budget impasse in... Read more
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New Haven Independent
"School Choice" Questionedof years and that standalone stories could not accurately represent the full pr
"School Choice" Questioned
New Haven Independent / Posted 29 days ago
of years and that standalone stories could not accurately represent the full process. Currently, a choice and enrollment committee is working to revisit the idea of redistricting New Haven schools and to determine whether the process could be... Read more
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New York Magazine
The House the GOP Built: How Republicans Used Soft Money, Big Data, and High-Tech Mapping to Take Control of Congress and Increase Partisanshipmatter more than others. Jankowski realized it would be possible to target stat
The House the GOP Built: How Republicans Used Soft Money, Big Data, and High-Tech Mapping to Take Control of Congress and Increase Partisanship
New York Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
matter more than others. Jankowski realized it would be possible to target states where the legislature is in charge of redistricting, flip as many chambers as possible, take control of the process, and redraw the lines. Boom. Just like that —... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Capitol Insider: Does John Kasich expect to celebrate results of Tuesday's 5 primaries?the least details about budgeting, about taxes. You’re the only candidate that
Capitol Insider: Does John Kasich expect to celebrate results of Tuesday's 5 primaries?
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
the least details about budgeting, about taxes. You’re the only candidate that the Tax Foundation, Tax Policy Center, Committee for a Responsible (Federal) Budget, have said they can’t score your tax plan because it’s too thin on... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guidevoters and make it more difficult for legislators to effectively represent all
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
voters and make it more difficult for legislators to effectively represent all of their constituents. Would you support redistricting reform through removing elected officials from the process and instituting an independent citizens’ commission... Read more
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The News & Observer
Growth may dilute partisan districtsmay dilute partisan districts | News & Observer April 20, 2016 6:47 PM Join
Growth may dilute partisan districts
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
may dilute partisan districts | News & Observer April 20, 2016 6:47 PM Joint Select Committee on Congressional Redistricting members review historical voting maps lining the walls during their morning meeting... Read more

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