The nation’s high court sounded skeptical this week about the constitutionality of Arizona’s independent redistricting commission.
See the effect political redistricting can has on congressional elections.
A group of pro-democracy and good government organizations has formed a coalition aimed at establishing government and election reforms by the year 2020.
Grothman clearly hasn't spent enough time on Madison's East side if he thinks Obama qualifies as a liberal extremist.
Two of Iowa’s four congressional districts were competitive in last week’s election.
The question for Republicans is: Why fix what isn't broken?
Mary Burke offers pointed criticism of Scott Walker during her editorial board visit; the governor defends record.
Voters like Obamacare and want redistricting, but many will vote Republican anyway. How come?
New computerized mapping technologies have allowed politicians to pick their voters with astonishing precision.
I was delighted to see Sunday's editorial, "Dane County closer to fair voting lines," urging a new, politically neutral protocol for redistricting.
Wisconsin never got a public hearing on nonpartisan redistricting.
It's pathetic that not one Republican running for the Legislature will back nonpartisan redistricting.
The State Journal's interviews Aug. 12 with primary candidates included a map of the districts these candidates seek to represent. I notice these district boundaries are more crooked than a barrel of fishhooks. Also they are usually safe Republican or Democratic districts.
Our democracy is on life support. When the highest court in the land rules that money and corporations have the same rights as human beings, government by, for and of the people is in danger.
With the state elections coming up, whether you prefer Republicans, Democrats, independents or others, please vote for candidates willing to discuss and support nonpartisan redistricting.
In Wisconsin, responsibility for redrawing legislative and congressional district lines rests with the Legislature. This is done every 10 years based upon the results of the federal census.
Nearly half of all voters this fall will have little choice in who represents them in the Wisconsin Legislature.
If your legislator refuses to support a level playing field through redistricting reform, vote them out of office this fall.
Dane County Democrats are celebrating the successful referendum on nonpartisan redistricting.
Dane County liberals gerrymandered even though they knew that the county's political makeup pretty much assured them a majority on the board.
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