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Gill v. Whitford Partisan Gerrymandering Case

September 6, 2017

Common Cause has worked closely with the Campaign Legal Center, who is litigating the case, and the Brennan Center for Justice to organize states, cities, bipartisan current and former elected officials, academics, civil rights, and good government organizations, and others to speak with one voice against the manipulation of legislative districts for political advantage.

Redistricting

Texas-sized Mistake

August 23, 2017

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has decided to carry the state’s fight for racial gerrymandering to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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