Back from its summer recess, the Supreme Court will hear arguments this week in a challenge to partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin. California’s electoral districs are drawn by a nonpartisan committee, but most states still let the party in power determine district boundaries, a method that can be, and often is, abused. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)
Back from its summer recess, the Supreme Court will hear arguments this week in a challenge to partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin. California’s electoral districs are drawn by a nonpartisan committee, but most states still let the party in power determine district boundaries, a method that can be, and often is, abused. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS) Olivier Douliery TNS
Back from its summer recess, the Supreme Court will hear arguments this week in a challenge to partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin. California’s electoral districs are drawn by a nonpartisan committee, but most states still let the party in power determine district boundaries, a method that can be, and often is, abused. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS) Olivier Douliery TNS