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Some push for changing Md.'s redistricting process

Maryland's congressional redistricting process in 2011 reflected a common theme in many states: There isn't much preventing a political party that controls state government from drawing the state's congressional map to its benefit.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 04:09am EDT

Tags: gerrymandering

McAuliffe appeals for nonpartisan redistricting

After spending most of his career working for partisan causes, Virginia's new Democratic governor is calling for nonpartisan redistricting of legislative boundaries.

Monday - 01/13/2014, 09:11pm EST

Tags: Terry McAuliffe, Virginia General Assembly

Va. House delays showdown on Senate redistricting

The House showdown over a surprise redistricting bill that Senate Republicans strong-armed to passage will have to wait for another day.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 01:34pm EST

Tags: Virginia Senate Republicans, Virginia General Assembly, Bill Howell, Bob Marshall

Signature count gets closer in Md. redistricting

Advocates are close to gathering enough signatures for a referendum on Maryland's new congressional map.

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 12:13pm EDT

Tags: Maryland

Md. redistricting changes voting locations

When Congressional districts are redrawn, the boundaries move even if you have not moved residence.

Wednesday - 03/21/2012, 03:29am EDT

Tags: polling, Maryland primary, kate Ryan

Va. Supreme Court allows redistricting lawsuit to continue

The Virginia Supreme Court has thrown a hurdle into the process of redistricting in the General Assembly.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 10:26pm EST

Tags: Virginia Supreme Court, Ken Cuccinelli,

Va. Senate narrowly passes U.S. House remapping bill

A Republican-backed congressional redistricting plan cleared the Virginia Senate on a party-line vote Friday over Democratic objections that it's unconstitutional and illegally weakens black voting strength.

Friday - 01/20/2012, 01:56pm EST

Tags: Bob McDonnell, Virginia General Assembly, Mark Obenshain

Redistricting decision awaits Va. General Assembly

Where you vote and who you can choose for Congress are still not decided as 2012 begins in Virginia. It could be decided by the General Assembly, or it could be the federal courts that decide.

Tuesday - 01/03/2012, 04:26am EST

Tags: Virginia, General Assembly, federal, Hank Silverberg, Bill Howell