Redistricting Proved To Be Much Ado About Not Very Much

Source: RealClearPolitics
by Michael Barone

“The congressional redistricting wars are mostly over. Much of the hoopla surrounding it is proving overheated. Before looking at this cycle’s results, a primer on the subject is in order. The first and most important point is that the requirement that districts have equal populations seriously limits the effects of partisan redistricting. That requirement seems to have been on the minds of the framers of the Constitution.” (05/06/22)