Whitmer Limits Michigan Redistricting Panel's Use Of Closed MeetingsGov. Gretchen Whitmer said Monday that she signed legislation to prohibit Michigan's new redistricting commission from citing exceptions under the Open Meetings Act to hold closed sessions.
Michigan Newspapers Sue Redistricting Panel Over Closed MeetingMichigan newspapers sued the state's redistricting commission, demanding that it release a recording of a closed meeting and make public two memos that panel members discussed during the meeting.
New Maps Spark Debate Over Majority-Minority Districts In MichiganAdam Hollier, a senator who represents a majority-black district, explains how Michigan's redistricting jeopardizes Black elected officials.
Redistricting Panel Advances Michigan Senate MapMichigan's redistricting commission on Nov. 1 voted 11-2 to advance a proposed map to the final stage of the process, approving state Senate lines that would be fairer to Democrats than those drawn by Republican lawmakers in the last two decades.