Words and a chart for The Economist on how ballot initiatives are changing the landscape for extreme partisan gerrymanders. Reporting from Grand Rapids, Michigan.
“Map scrap | Ending gerrymandering | Four more states could stop politicians from choosing their voters on November 6th”
This week, I also added some number crunches to my colleagues Idrees and Alexandra’s pieces on state governments and the Texas Senate race. “The Democratic Party tries to regain control of state legislatures” and The Texas Senate race is the most interesting contest of 2018