Michele Bachmann's Home District Might Disappear

A proposed redistricting plan in Minnesota may force Michele Bachmann to run against a more seasoned incumbent should she choose to seek reelection for her House seat. Everyone is angry about this, including the Democrat against whom Bachmann would run. Nothing more dramatic than a good redistricting fight. » 11/21/11 6:40pm 11/21/11 6:40pm

Republicans In North Carolina Want To Re-Segregate Their State And Kick…


There's a battle being waged in North Carolina right now which, if lost, could mean very bad things for anybody who's not a white man in that state. The issue at hand is redistricting, the process of redrawing electoral district lines to account for population shifts. As is often the case, the fight over where to… » 11/20/11 5:35pm 11/20/11 5:35pm