Texas-style redistricting vexes voters, puts map boundaries in perpetual motion

(Harry Hamburg / Associated Press)

The once-a-decade redrawing of the congressional map in the state is an especially protracted, almost continuous, political and legal battle.


Nelson Mandela memorial: Who’s in attendance

Three former U.S. president joined leaders from around the world in Johannesburg.


Kevin Brady (R-Texas)

By the numbers: House passes three-week funding measure

Here’s a more detailed look at how members voted on a three-week stopgap spending bill to keep the federal government open.