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Voting & Elections 07.11.2014

Major Victory for Florida Voters

A Florida circuit court yesterday ruled that the state’s congressional lines violated state constitutional requirements that redistricting be done in a nonpartisan manner. Common Cause was a plaintiff to the lawsuit along with League of Women Voters of Florida, National Council of La Raza, and several Florida voters.

Voting & Elections 12.5.2013

VIDEO: Talking Gerrymandering on PBS

Did you know that you can walk 4 blocks in Baltimore and pass through three legislative districts?

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