Electoral Count Act: What is it, how did it play a role in the 2020 election and Jan. 6, and why are there calls to change it?

Electoral Count Act: What is it, how did it play a role in the 2020 election and Jan. 6, and why are there calls to change it?

This post was originally published on this siteThe Electoral Count Act was created to provide clarity around contesting election results. Lawmakers and experts say it needs a second look.     

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‘Success stories’: Michigan, Virginia adopt new maps after creating redistricting commissions

‘Success stories’: Michigan, Virginia adopt new maps after creating redistricting commissions

This post was originally published on this siteResidents of Michigan and Virginia voted to overhaul the redistricting process. Here’s how their new maps shape up.

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Independent redistricting panels aim to draw fairer maps but still invite controversy

Independent redistricting panels aim to draw fairer maps but still invite controversy

This post was originally published on this siteAs the 14 commissioners of the California Citizens Redistricting Commission drew the state’s new congressional districts over the past week, they pored over maps on Zoom sessions that often stretched late into the night, scooping up census tracts as building blocks to create...

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