Stories tagged: "Fair Maps"

In this file photo, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) talks to media after Governor Evers delivered his 2020 State of the State address.
Judge Stops GOP Lawyering Up For Gerrymandering Fight That Hasn’t Happened Yet

Elections Commission also begins updating registration records in routine maintenance that could drop thousands of inactive voters.

Wisconsin Assembly District 64 the 'Nike Swoosh.' (Graphic by Morgaine Ford-Workman)
‘Nike Swoosh’ Assembly District Shows How Gerrymandering Splits Up Neighbors

“Nowhere is that more prevalent than our corner of the state,” says Wisconsin’s Department of Revenue secretary.

(Image by Morgaine Ford-Workman)
A Congressional District Up North Is the Poster Child of How Gerrymandering Has Rigged Elections

People’s Maps Commission examines how communities were broken up to make the 7th Congressional District more Republican.

Proponents of non-partisan redistricting say non-politicians would draw political boundaries to be more compact and uniform as in Iowa. Wisconsin's district lines underwent significant and controversial changes after Republicans took over the process in 2011.
Evers’ Fair Maps Commission Keeps Working as GOP Cries for More Gerrymandering

The redistricting process will almost certainly end up in court. A Republican-backed proposal would automatically send all cases to the state’s conservative-controlled high court.