Congress must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to push back against the GOP’s racist redistricting and voting laws.
A UN expert said the U.S. “stands out among Western democracies for its incomplete patchwork of human rights.”
The judge panned the lawsuit as “the stuff of which violent insurrections are made.”
Republican gerrymandering efforts could shut Democrats out of power for the next decade.
Republicans want to shred the elections administration system so they can overturn results they don’t like.
Because of the way maps are set to be redrawn, five seats will likely flip from blue to red next year.
In places like Ohio, partisan gerrymandering has paved the way for aggressive abortion restrictions.
Despite most desiring independent commissions, a majority of states let partisan legislatures redraw their maps.
The new map just passed the legislature by a largely party line vote and is expected to be signed into law.
Gov. Greg Abbott has said he will sign the bill outlawing drive-through and 24-hour voting into law.