Congressional Districts

The shadow of a man wearing a cowboy hat falls on a pillar as he enters a polling place. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Civil Rights Group Sues Over Texas Voting Map

A Latino civil rights group is asking the Supreme Court to stop Texas from using congressional districts drawn by a lower federal court in the November election because they discriminate against minorities.


Federal Judges Release New Texas Congressional Redistricting Maps

The ruling by a three-judge panel Tuesday could clear the way for elections, if none of the nine groups contesting the state’s political districts files an appeal.


Texas State Capitol

Texas Asks Supreme Court For Stay On Redistricting Maps, Dems Object

The Texas Democratic Party argues that a stay would lead to a “massive disruption” of the election and would cause “massive voter confusion.”