gerrymandering

Schwarzenegger says he’s ‘pumped up’ for nationwide redistricting reform

The Governator talks redistricting on reddit.

Redistricting didn’t win Republicans the House

In the 2012 election, Republicans won the House even as Democrats got 51 percent of the vote. So was gerrymandering to blame? Perhaps not.

  • John Sides and Eric McGhee
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  • Feb 17, 2013

Gerrymandering is not what’s wrong with American politics

It's a common view of what's wrong with American politics: Gerrymandering has created a bunch of safe-seat legislators whp drift further and further to the ideological extremes. But it's not true.

How redistricting could keep the House red for a decade

Republicans got a huge majority of House seats in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Virginia, and Wisconsin, even though Mitt Romney lost all five states. Here's why.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Nov 8, 2012

Why redistricting could doom House Democrats

Republicans' control of state legislatures could win then 11 House seats.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 28, 2012
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