Articles tagged: redistricting


Drawing Power

In a special session for redistricting, expect the GOP to use aggressive gerrymandering to extend the shelf life of its diminishing white base.

From the July/August 2021 issue  An especially atrocious Texas legislative session came to a close at the end of May. Republicans passed radical laws that ban ...Read More


Power Steering

The most interesting story in American politics in the coming year isn’t in Iowa, but on the outskirts of Houston and Dallas.

For years, the question asked of Texas politics has been whether or not the state would “turn blue” during a presidential election or high-profile statewide...Read More