The state Supreme Court also ruled that the partisan makeup of districts is not a valid factor to consider when drawing new legislative and congressional districts.
The GOP-drawn maps, which passed the Republican-controlled state Assembly and Senate last week, would largely maintain the core of the existing district boundaries that Republicans drew in secret in 2011.
The commission's maps, as well as maps unveiled last week by legislative Democrats, have not been universally supported by Democratic lawmakers.
Local legislators issued these reactions after the Wisconsin Assembly approved redistricting maps put forward by majority Republican legislators.
Ultimately, it's expected the state's next 10-year maps will be decided in court.
The La Crosse County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve its new redistricting plan on Monday evening, which adds a 30th supervi…
Proposals from the Republican-controlled Legislature and Democratic Gov. Tony Evers are likely to be settled in court.
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For Republicans, the GOP proposal for the state's legislative and congressional boundaries aligns with plans to retain the core of existing districts, but for Democrats and those seeking nonpartisan maps, the offering is just more of the same.
The local teachers union was hit with criticism after trying to draw attention to segregation with comment on what was originally a celebratory post honoring basketball players at two RUSD middle schools.
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Gov. Tony Evers has said it’s unlikely he would sign into law any maps drawn by the Republican-controlled Legislature that are based on current districts.
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STATE JOURNAL VIEW: The Dane County Board should resist the temptation to gerrymander
A map redrawing the city’s voting wards will head to the La Crosse Common Council next week, and officials say it’s a compromise to a difficul…
Republican lawmakers on Tuesday endorsed using Wisconsin’s current political maps as the basis for new maps over the next decade, angering Democrats and others who say it would allow Wisconsin’s gerrymandered maps to persist.
The committee felt stuck to choose between displacing several council members or staying aligned with the boundaries the county has drawn.
Republican lawmakers on Thursday introduced a joint resolution calling for the state’s next political maps to retain the core of existing districts, a move that has angered Democrats, who say it would allow Wisconsin’s gerrymandered maps to persist.
La Crosse County would add an additional supervisor to its board under a new map that the Redistricting Committee chose to move forward with T…
The message from local Democrats conducting County Board redistricting seems to be do as I say not as I do.
Any landowner that sustained flood damage to any structure in a mapped floodplain needs to contact the Vernon County Zoning Department to repo…