Michigan Redistricting Panel OKs Mapping Process, ScheduleMichigan's redistricting commission on Thursday, Aug. 19, approved a process and schedule to draft, propose and ultimately adopt congressional and legislative maps by year's end.
Michigan Court Won't Extend Voting Redistricting DeadlineThe Michigan Supreme Court on Friday denied a request to extend the deadline for drawing new legislative and congressional maps despite a delay in census redistricting data.
Ballot Group, GOP Leaders Discuss Lengthening Term LimitsA ballot group that helped overhaul Michigan's redistricting process has discussed lengthening legislative term limits with Republicans who control the Legislature.
Ex-Michigan Rep. Schauer To Lead Democrats' Redistricting EffortFormer congressman and Michigan gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer will lead a national effort to position Democrats for success in the next round of redistricting after the 2020 census.
Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
Opinion: Mess In TexasIn Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
Appeals Court Voids Oakland County Redistricting LawThe Michigan Court of Appeals has upheld part of a lower court's ruling involving redistricting in Oakland County.
Judge Overturns Republican Redistricting Plan For Oakland CountyThere's no word yet on whether Governor Rick Snyder and Oakland County Republicans will take the case to the Michigan Court of Appeals.
Detroit Council Hold Public Meetings On Proposed District MapsDetroit City Council is hosting public meetings to gather comments on four different draft maps that slice Detroit into seven voting districts for City Council and Board of Police Commissioner seats.
Districting Draft Maps Revealed By Detroit City CouncilDetroiters are getting the first idea of what the new City Council districts could look like
Lawmakers Approve Oakland County District BillA bill that would reduce the number of Oakland County commissioners and give power to Republicans to redraw district boundaries in the southeast Michigan county has passed the GOP-led state Legislature.