Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
Opinion: Mess In TexasIn Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
State High Court Accepts 'Special Master' Redistricting PlanThe Connecticut Supreme Court said Friday that it has adopted the congressional redistricting plan developed by an independent expert known as a special master.
High Court Considers Redistricting ArgumentsAt stake is whether the heavily Democratic city of New Britain remains in the fifth Congressional District, which is will be an open seat in the next election.
Special Master Needed to Help RedistrictingConnecticut's State Supreme Court says it plans to appoint a special master to help settle the new boundaries for the state's five congressional districts.
GOP: Big Congressional District Changes NeededRepublican leaders are discounting claims by Democrats that the state Supreme Court's job of adjusting Connecticut's five congressional districts is a simple task that involves accounting for relatively minor population changes.
No Deal On New Congressional DistrictsMembers of a legislative committee charged with redrawing Connecticut's congressional district lines say they cannot reach a bipartisan agreement before a court-imposed deadline, sending the matter to the state Supreme Court to handle.
Groups Protest GOP Redistricting PlanLocal representatives from MoveOn.org and Democracy for America are submitting a petition with nearly 1,900 signatures, opposing a Republican proposal to move the city of Bridgeport out of the 4th congressional district as part of a new redistricting plan.
Latino Commission Critical Of Reapportionment Committee
Hearings Planned On Congressional RedistrictingThe legislative panel charged with redrawing Connecticut's congressional and General Assembly district lines has announced its plans to hold public hearings across the state.
Legislative Redistricting UnderwayConnecticut lawmakers have started the process of redrawing district boundaries for state General Assembly offices.