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A hard-fought reform will stop the state from distorting political power. But it won’t take effect for a long time.
Feb 23, 2021
New law changes where incarcerated people are counted for redistricting. Advocates vow to push against felony disenfranchisement next year.
Apr 23, 2020
Nationwide efforts against the death penalty and against prison gerrymandering have gained considerable momentum just over the past two years.
Mar 23, 2020
With redistricting fast approaching, Nevada and Washington end prison gerrymandering, but reforms stall elsewhere.
Jul 03, 2019
The new citizenship question and the longstanding practice of prison gerrymandering weaponize the census to change the racial geography of power.
Vaidya Gullapalli, Daniel Nichanian
May 06, 2019