Mapmaker, Mapmaker Make Me a Map

Politics is all about the art of the possible. And nothing is more possible, when you control all the levers of power, than gerrymandering – especially in this era of micro data. Redistricting is a wondrous thing. But will they actually succeed? That’s a trickier proposition. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Mary Hartney - May 10, 2011 - 12:27 AM PDT
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Gin Ferrara
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by Gin Ferrara - May. 13, 2011

A very informed report on the potential redistricting options and outcomes. This is a story that resonates well for someone already following this political issue, but I felt a bit overwhelmed by numbers by the end. That said, it is a good fit for Center Maryland's focus and audience.

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Mary Hartney
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by Mary Hartney - May. 13, 2011

Geography and population patterns pose two obstacles. But so do turf-conscious incumbents unwilling to make sacrifices, long-term political considerations, and the ... More »

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