State Supreme Court Redraws Pennsylvania Congressional Map


Pennsylvania – This January, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled the state’s congressional map was an unconstitutional gerrymander.  The plaintiffs had alleged the map is an eggregious partisan gerrymander executed by Republican state lawmakers that allowed Republicans to win 72% of the state’s congressional delegation with just 50% of the vote.   Here is the new map that court quickly adopted after the PA. state legislature failed to meet its deadline to agree and enact a replacement map.  Read more at NBCnews, Washington Post, and New York Times.



Categories: Gerrymanders, LATEST, Lawsuits, News, Redistricting

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