redistricting

  • 11:12am Sep 28, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Critics Complain Judicial Districts Shaped For GOP Gain

    A proposal to extensively realign North Carolina's judicial election districts for the first time since the 1950s smacks of a Republican effort to put more GOP lawyers on the bench, critics said We

  • 5:05pm Aug 21, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Public Hearings Set For Proposed Legislative Maps

    Public hearings are taking place Tuesday across North Carolina to gather input on the newly drawn legislative districts.

  • 10:58am Aug 17, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Public Hearings On Expected Legislative Maps Set For Tuesday

    North Carolina lawmakers have set a date for the public to comment on anticipated General Assembly district boundaries, which are being redrawn under court order.

  • 10:48am Aug 01, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Judges: No Special Elections For Redrawn North Carolina Districts

    Federal judges on Monday rejected a request by North Carolina voters who sued over General Assembly district boundaries to hold special elections next March in new districts once lines are redrawn

  • 4:43pm Jul 27, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Judges: Is North Carolina Is Serious About Fixing Districts?

    Two federal judges said Thursday they are concerned that North Carolina legislative leaders have taken few if any steps to draw new election maps since they were struck down last year, and one judg

  • 3:21pm Jul 26, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Political Remap Could Shift North Carolina Battle's Outcome

    North Carolina's Republican-dominated legislature has been repeatedly walloping Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper since before he took office, and the bitter conflict shows no sign of abating.

  • 8:16am Jul 17, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Governor: Dems Will Cede Mapping Powers If They Retake Legislature

    North Carolina’s governor says Democrats will give up their right to draw the state’s political lines should the party regain control of the legislature as way to address charges of gerrymandering.

  • 10:03am Jun 05, 2017
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Justices Affirm Ruling Striking NC Legislative Districts

    The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling that struck down 28 state House and Senate districts in North Carolina because they violated the rights of black voters.