redistricting

Minority Rules: A snapshot on redistricting heading into next year

By on August 14, 2014 with 0 Comments
Minority Rules: A snapshot on redistricting heading into next year

by CLARK BENSEN

“For decades past, targeted and passionate activity at all levels has improved the political empowerment of the African-American community. The 2010 census indicates that similar activities may now be needed for other emerging minority communities.”

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California Dreamin’

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California Dreamin’

by ERIC MCGHEE

After a bipartisan gerrymander designed to protect incumbents was approved in 2001, voters passed a redistricting reform plan to shake things up. Will it work in 2011?

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May the Best Candidate Win

By on August 11, 2014 with 0 Comments
May the Best Candidate Win

by DAN SCHNUR

Can two laws to end gridlock in California serve as a model for nationwide reform? This respected political observer, Dan Schnur, thinks so.

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