Breaking News: Common Cause Challenge to Partisan Gerrymandering Headed to Trial
August 29, 2017
A panel of federal judges ruled Tuesday afternoon that the case of Common Cause v. Rucho can proceed to trial, denying a request by lawyers for the state legislature to delay the lawsuit. The case challenges partisan gerrymandering in North Carolina.
Another Missed Opportunity
August 21, 2017
North Carolina lawmakers had a golden opportunity this month to adopt fair, nonpartisan standards for drawing new legislative voting districts. Instead, they opted for politics as usual, keeping partisanship at the core of a deeply flawed redistricting process.
Citizens brave the heat for fun run to end gerrymandering
August 3, 2017
Nearly 100 North Carolinians showed their support for fair voting maps by participating in the 5K run/walk
Gerrymander Gazette | July 2017
July 27, 2017
The U.S. Supreme Court announced this morning that it will hear oral arguments in Gill v. Whitford, an appeal of a three-judge federal trial court decision that Wisconsin State Assembly districts are an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander.
Greensboro mayor & citizens call on NC lawmakers to enact independent redistricting
June 28, 2017
Mayor Nancy Vaughan joined Greensboro residents in calling on state lawmakers to enact a nonpartisan redistricting system for NC.