All Eyes On Texas Redistricting As New Census Data Sets Up Fight Over Growing SuburbsTexas will be a major focal point in redistricting. The Census Bureau said five of the 14 U.S. cities that grew by at least 100,000 people are located in Texas — including Dallas and Fort Worth.
Texas' Population Growth Will Lead To 3 New Congressional DistrictsThe addition of three Congressional districts will give Texas residents more clout in Washington, D.C.
Census Delays Could Take Toll On StatesThough the Census Bureau reversed its decision to delay reporting data from the 2020 Census to states, experts warn states should still prepare for delays.
Supreme Court Takes Up 2nd Major Partisan Redistricting CaseThe Supreme Court has already heard a major case about political line-drawing that has the potential to reshape American politics. Now, before even deciding that one, the court is taking up another similar case.
In Blow To GOP, Supreme Court Won’t Block PA RedistrictingThe Supreme Court is allowing a court-ordered redrawing of congressional districts in Pennsylvania to proceed, denying a plea from Republicans to block it.
Supreme Court Blocks Lower Court Ruling On Texas DistrictsThe 5-4 order issued late Tuesday means the state almost certainly will hold elections next year in districts that were struck down as racially discriminatory.
Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks New Texas Statehouse MapsA stay issued Thursday by Justice Samuel Alito is the second time the court has told Texas to wait on voting maps that a lower court says are fouled by racial gerrymandering.
Civil Rights Group Sues Over Texas Voting MapA 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 MapsThe 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 Asks Supreme Court For Stay On Redistricting Maps, Dems ObjectThe Texas Democratic Party argues that a stay would lead to a "massive disruption" of the election and would cause "massive voter confusion."