In just a few years, voting districts will be redrawn across the country. Advocacy and grassroots groups in a number of states are busy drafting ballot proposals and launching campaigns that support legislation aimed at curbing gerrymandering.
As the Supreme Court prepares to take up a partisan-gerrymandering challenge to Maryland’s congressional map, nearly a dozen briefs have already been filed from a diverse array of friends of the court.
The fight over the redrawing of Pennsylvania’s gerrymandered congressional map – one of the worst of the decade – has already seen some wild twists and turns. A surprise filing Monday afternoon presented another.