Election Law

Analysis: Supreme Court Arguments Bode Badly For Partisan Gerrymandering

Analysis: Supreme Court Arguments Bode Badly For Partisan Gerrymandering

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of the United States listened to oral arguments in Gill v. Whitford, the gerrymandering case.

6 years ago

All Eyes On Kennedy As SCOTUS Is Set To Consider “Partisan Gerrymandering”

Simply put, “partisan gerrymandering” is a rebrand of “race based gerrymandering.” Republicans are trying to find the magic words to…

6 years ago

Trump’s Election Commission Goes Off The Rails Looking At Mandatory Background Checks For Voters

Donald Trump’s election integrity commission held its second meeting on Tuesday, this time in New Hampshire. This was days after…

6 years ago

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Case That Could Undermine One Person One Vote

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a case that could fundamentally alter the way districts are drawn…

9 years ago

Republicans Faithfully Follow ALEC’s Refusal to Support Democracy

Over the past six years, at least, there has been a steady assault on democracy from state level Republicans with…

9 years ago

Jon Husted Freaks Out When Another Court Blocks His Latest Attempt at Vote Suppression

On Thursday, U.S. District Court Judge Peter Economus blocked the Republican Party's attempt to suppress the vote in Ohio.

9 years ago

Hearing for North Carolina Election Law Challenge Set For July 2014

Last week, federal Magistrate Judge Joi Elizabeth Peake scheduled a hearing for July 2014, to impose a temporary injunction on…

10 years ago