GovBeat: redistricting

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 10/18/2013

The solution to hyper-partisanship already exists, and it doesn’t involve gerrymandering

How Washington and California moved to empower independents and limit extreme partisans.

By Reid Wilson  |  11:30 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  California, campaigns, Congress, elections, gerrymandering, primaries, redistricting, reform, washington

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Kentucky gets new legislative maps

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear signed legislation Friday to make permanent new state legislative district maps after two years of legal feuding

By Reid Wilson  |  09:36 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  campaigns, elections, kentucky, maps, politics, redistricting

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 08/21/2013

Kentucky moving fast on redistricting plan

The Kentucky House is likely to vote Wednesday on a plan to redraw the state's legislative boundaries.

By Reid Wilson  |  09:08 AM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kentucky, redistricting, States