It is a setback for those who hoped voting maps would be redrawn in time for the 2018 midterms.
“The census is supposed to count everyone,” says Attorney General Maura Healey of Massachusetts. “This is a blatant and illegal attempt by the Trump administration to undermine that goal.”
The fight over gerrymandering in Pennsylvania is a microcosm of the anything-goes tactics the GOP is employing to take and hold power.
Republican lawmakers say they will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to step in and put the decision on hold.
"The Daily Show's" Jason Jones discusses the "art" of gerrymandering with redistricting consultant Kimball Brace, a man who won't stop drawing ludicrous new districts even after he's run the country into the ground. The only thing left to do is honor this artist with a gallery exhibit that shows how he uses color to change the face of American politics.
A look at the day's political happenings, including President Obama's latest concern about NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden and how we're already seeing results from the Supreme Court's monumentally bad Voting Rights Act decision.
In the November election, a million more Americans voted for Democrats seeking election to the U.S. House of Representatives than Republicans. But that popular vote advantage did not result in control of the chamber.
The voters in Ohio’s 8th District had better be happy with Republican Rep. John Boehner. They have no choice.
As the country waits in fear and loathing for the high tribunal to drop the dime on Obamacare, we might do well to parse the damage Chief Justice John Roberts and his colleagues have already done this term to our collective rights and liberties.As the country waits for a decision on Obamacare, we might do well to parse the damage Chief Justice John Roberts and his colleagues have already done this term to our collective rights and liberties.