Constitutional Amendment To Change The Way Voters Elect Statewide Judges Splits Some RepublicansA proposed Constitutional amendment to change the way Pennsylvania elects state judges may be on the spring ballot, if some Republican lawmakers get their way.
GOP Eyes Shakeup Of Pennsylvania's Democratic-Majority CourtFor the first time in three decades, Republicans in Pennsylvania are facing the redrawing of legislative and congressional districts without a friendly state Supreme Court majority to referee disputes but perhaps not for long.
Report Says Panel, Not Lawmakers, Should Redraw DistrictsA commission set up by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is recommending Pennsylvania redraw congressional and legislative districts through an 11-person appointed group that would provide a set of options that state lawmakers would choose from.
Ohio's Congressional Map Declared Unconstitutional, GOP To Appeal RulingA federal court has ruled that Ohio's congressional map is unconstitutional and has ordered a new one be drawn for the 2020 elections.
Pennsylvania Democrats Have High Hopes For RedistrictingThe opportunity for Democrats to enhance their prospects in races for legislative and congressional seats for an entire decade is still three years away, but they're already thinking about it in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania GOP Dealt 3rd Redistricting Loss In U.S. CourtsThe U.S. Supreme Court is dismissing another challenge by top Republican lawmakers from Pennsylvania to the legality of new congressional district boundaries imposed by the state's highest court in a gerrymandering case.
GOP Leaders Ask Supreme Court To Revisit Pa. Redistricting CaseRepublican lawmakers from Pennsylvania are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to again consider the legality of new congressional district boundaries.
Federal Courts Reject Republican Effort To Stop New Congressional MapThe new congressional districts for Pennsylvania stand, says a federal court panel, tossing out a lawsuit filed by eight Republican congressmen.
U.S. House Hopefuls Begin Filing Papers To Run In PennsylvaniaCandidates are submitting petition paperwork ahead of the deadline to get on Pennsylvania's congressional primary election ballots.
Federal Judges To Weigh Request To Halt Use Of New Congressional District MapA request by Pennsylvania Republican congressmen to prevent the use of new district lines and an effort to dismiss their lawsuit are the topics of a hearing before a panel of federal judges.
Justice Alito Seeks Input On Pennsylvania Congressional Map DisputeSupreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is giving the Democratic voters who successfully challenged Pennsylvania's congressional map a few days to weigh in on whether the new districts should be put on hold.
Pennsylvania Governor Urges Court To Stick With New Congressional District MapPennsylvania's governor and elections officials want the state's highest court to stand by its ruling establishing new congressional districts.
Pa. Republicans Challenging Court Order Of New Congressional MapThe battle continues over Pennsylvania's congressional redistricting with Republican House Speaker Mike Turzai leading the challenge of the newly drawn map.
Federal Judges To Hear Pennsylvania Congressional District Map ChallengeThree Republican-appointed federal judges will consider a request by eight GOP congressmen in Pennsylvania to halt the use of a new congressional district map in this year's elections.
Republican Leaders Ask Courts To Stop Implementation Of Pa. Congressional MapRepublican leaders in Pennsylvania are going to federal court to stop the state government from implementing a new congressional redistricting plan drawn up by the state Supreme Court.