Redistricting News Roundup - State and Federal Communications

February 17, 2012  •  

Redistricting News Roundup

gerrymanderArizona:Arizona House Speaker wants June special election on redistricting” by Mary Jo Pitzl in The Arizona Republic.

Florida:Gov. Rick Scott signs off on new congressional districts” by Brandon Larrabee in the Miami Herald.

With redistricting lawsuit looming, legislators want immunity” by Mary Ellen Klas in the Tampa Bay Times.

House redistricting tweaks quietly put U.S. Rep. Sandy Adams in her preferred district” by Mark K. Matthews and Aaron Deslatte in the Orlando Sentinel.

Maryland: Alternative redistricting plans stalled” by Danielle E. Gaines in the Gaithersburg Gazette.

Missouri:Missouri Supreme Court examines new US House districts” by Chris Blank in the Kansas City Star.

New York:Senate redistricting proposal comes under fire” by Aaron Besecker in The Buffalo News.

Judge calls for ‘special master’ to redraw state legislative and congressional district boundaries” by Kenneth Lovette in the New York Daily News.

Washington:Secretary of state asking justices to approve redistricting plan” byThe Associated Press  in The Seattle Times.

Wisconsin:Court issues stern order in state redistricting” by Scott Bauer in the Green Bay Press Gazette.

Federal judges slam GOP lawmakers over redistricting secrecy” by Patrick Marley in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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