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Obama Returns To Explain Why Gerrymandering Is Terrible For Democracy

"In America, politicians shouldn't pick their voters; voters are supposed to pick their politicians."That, in a nutshell, is the fundamental problem of gerrymandering, as...

Dems would need to win nationwide by 11 points to retake...

A new report warns that district boundaries shaped to favor Republicans could make it tough for Democrats to retake the House in the November...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Scolds His Own Party For Trying To...

The chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, a Republican, spoke out Thursday against lawmakers of his own party who filed legislation...

Pennsylvania GOP Moves To Impeach Supreme Court Democrats For Gerrymandering Ruling

A dozen GOP Pennsylvania lawmakers filed legislation on Tuesday to impeach four Democratic state Supreme Court justices who ruled the state's congressional map was...

Federal Judges Won’t Block Fix To Pennsylvania’s Gerrymandered Congressional Map

A panel of three federal judges unanimously declined to step in and block Pennsylvania's new congressional map on Monday.The decision by the judges of...

Pa. gov rejects proposed redistricting map from GOP lawmakers

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) rejected a new district map drawn by GOP lawmakers, bringing the state closer to handing its redistricting process over...

Pa. state Senate leader refuses court order on redrawing district maps

The Pennsylvania state Senate president pro tempore said Wednesday he will not cooperate with the state Supreme Court's request to turn over data after...