Legislators React to New Senate District Maps on Twitter

After Republicans unveiled their first draft of new district lines for the Texas Senate on Saturday, public reactions by Texas lawmakers have been strong...

Abbott’s Folly: How His Hardnose Voting Fight Could Cost Him Redistricting

Enough Texas Democrats have fled the state that the Texas House of Representatives cannot legally form a quorum or pass any laws, which has...

Who’s Suing Texas Over Redistricting

As sure as humidity and bluebonnets, the lawsuits against the Republican-led redistricting have begun.  Following the release of the 2020 U.S. Census, Texas began the...

The Redistricting Fight Begins

The 2022 midterm elections are likely to be an absolute bloodbath. Not only do Democrats hold very slim majorities in both chambers, but entire...

New GOP District Map Proposal Erases Black and Hispanic Majority

On Monday, a first proposal resulting from the redistricting process was published, the draft - which was in charge of the Republicans - reduces...

Court Rejects Texas’ Request to Delay Redistricting Case

On Friday morning, a three-judge panel overseeing the challenge to Texas’ redistricting maps rejected an argument from the state to stay the case pending...

Texas Senators File a Lawsuit To Prevent Redistricting To Happen During Special Session

Democratic Sens. Sarah Eckhardt from Austin and Roland Gutierrez from San Antonio filed a federal lawsuit to block the Texas Legislature from redistricting in...

Moore Vs. Harper Could Hand All Election Powers To Texas Legislature

At the U.S. Supreme Court, arguments began this week in Moore vs. Harper, and the outcome could determine whether Texas Republicans will ever have...

The Battle Has Only Just Begun, Texas’ New Political Maps Are Being Challenged In...

This year, Republican lawmakers came up with new political maps for Texas that largely favor the GOP. Even though people of color accounted for...

Civil Rights Group Gets A Win In Redistricting Case

The fight over the state’s controversial congressional redistricting maps continues – and still has a long way to go. Broad efforts are underway to...
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