Two lawsuits make the same core argument, but ask for starkly different solutions from different jurists—the conservative-led state Supreme Court or a federal court.
Group files lawsuit seeking to ensure Wisconsin’s gerrymandered maps of the past decade aren’t used as the base for new lines.
Census tampering by former President Trump is delaying results and delaying plans to put fair maps in front of voters for the next decade.
Republicans won’t have the map-drawing dominance they had in 2011, but national groups for non-partisan redistricting are still watching closely.
The state’s high court denied a request that would have seen it automatically take up presumed lawsuits in this year’s redistricting process.
Elections Commission also begins updating registration records in routine maintenance that could drop thousands of inactive voters.
Legislators work on cookie-cutter proposals sent out by right wing groups because gerrymandering means they don’t need to get bill ideas from their constituents.