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Is the Democratic Party just a regional party at this point?

Support Gerrymandering Reform in Pennsylvania Politicians should not be allowed to choose their voters. Voters should choose their representative. Add your name.

Support Gerrymandering Reform in Pennsylvania Politicians should not be allowed to choose their voters. Voters should choose their representative.

The beast that ate American democracy.

The beast that ate American democracy. Gerrymandering is the biggest obstacle to genuine democracy in the United States. So why is no one protesting?

Congressional redistricting plan would leave Ohio lawmakers in charge | Cleveland.com  Sen. Frank LaRose, a Hudson Republican, introduced legislation to reform how Ohio draws its congressional district lines.

Frank LaRose, a Hudson Republican, introduced legislation to reform how Ohio draws its congressional district lines.

Maryland congressional districts enacted for the 2012 redistricting cycle.

One Wednesday, a three-judge federal panel ruled two-to-one that a lawsuit brought by Republican voters against Maryland’s Democratic-drawn congressional map on First Amendment grounds can proceed to adjudication.

A geographer created data visualizations of every congressional district in the US. Some look truly ridiculous.

Gerrymandering Is Even More Infuriating When You Can Actually See It

An Apocalypse Observed: Vote for Republicans Because........Gerrymandering...  Even if I hate Donald Trump, I'll vote for the down ticket conservatives because whoever wins those contests gets to carve up the districts, whether you think that's fair or not. Neither party will do away with gerrymandering either because it's one of the spoils of victory and both sides are arrogant enough to believe that they will be the victor to whom such spoils will go.

How Republican “RedMap” strategy and Democratic gerrymanders stack districts to favor parties, rob many voters of choice and disenfranchise independents.

Racial Dot-Density Map of District 5 in Florida, one of the most gerrymandered Congressional Districts in America (881x1178)[OC]

mapsontheweb: “ Racial dot-density map of district 5 in Florida, one of the most gerrymandered congressional districts in America.

Gerrymandering is Legal. It Has Ratf**ked Our Democracy. That Must Be Changed.

Gerrymandering in the United States: Crimes Against Geography?

Republican gerrymandering efforts could be in for a huge defeat nationwide: Wisconsin’s state legislature’s gerrymandering appears unusually egregious. In 2012, its efficiency gap — the difference between the parties’ wasted votes divided by the total number of votes — was 13 percent in favor of the Republicans. The average state legislature’s bias was a third of that.

Republican gerrymandering efforts could be in for a huge defeat nationwide

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has imploded after he was caught on tape bragging about committing sexual assault. Many Republican Congress members have disavowed him, while party elites like House Speaker Paul Ryan stopped defending him. This...

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has imploded after he was caught on tape bragging about committing sexual assault. Many Republican Congress members have disavowed him, while party elites like House Speaker Paul Ryan stopped defending him.

Purple America Has All But Disappeared

President Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton was among the narrowest in history, and the country is deeply split on his job performance so far.