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Democrats Kill Redistricting Reform While Taking Credit for Supporting It

August 30, 2016

By Madeleine Doubek
The Huffington Post
(Illinois)

On Thursday, we got the news that the Democrats elected to the Illinois Supreme Court had rejected giving Illinois voters a chance to have their say on redistricting with some of the partisanship removed. The decision was completely partisan. Majority Democrats on the court voted no to letting the redistricting question go before voters while the Republicans voted yes.