News

QUIZ: Gerrymandered GOP Congressional District Or Rorschach Inkblot?

The U.S. government has finally shut down because Congress was unable to pass a clean continuing resolution to fund it. While House GOP leaders initially were amenable to passing a bill to fund the government at current levels with few policy changes, they were forced by conservatives to tie keeping […]
QUIZ: Gerrymandered GOP Congressional District Or Rorschach Inkblot?
News

Virginia Senate Republicans Snuck Through A Controversial Redistricting Bill While A Democrat Was At The Inauguration

[credit provider=”RealtyTrac” url=”http://www.realtytrac.com/trendcenter/va-trend.html”] On a party-line vote, Virginia state Senate Republicans passed a controversial redistricting measure that could give the party an easier path to control in 2015 elections, leaving Democrats furious at what they called a “dirty trick.”Virginia’s Senate is split evenly, 20-20, between Republicans and Democrats. Democratic Sen. […]
Virginia Senate Republicans Snuck Through A Controversial Redistricting Bill While A Democrat Was At The Inauguration