New York

New Jersey Democrats want to make Republicans a permanent minority - and are getting accused of gerrymandering for it

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

(AP/Julio Cortez
New Jersey Democratic lawmakers are attempting to make Republicans a permanent minority, by law.
The New York Times reported that a proposal making its way through the state's legislature - a Democratic stronghold - would amend the New Jersey constitution to require district maps to reflect how major political parties perform in statewide elections.
The proposal caused alarm not only among Republicans, Democratic leaders such as former Obama administration Attorney General Eric Holder, the head of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, have also criticized the...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   New York      Map      Maps      New Jersey      Politics      Gerrymandering      Voters      Phil Murphy  


Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

My HomeExchange Story: Mike & Yvonne in Paris

My HomeExchange Story: Mike & Yvonne in Paris

How did you find your exchange? I contacted the other member in search of an exchange. What attracted you to this exchange opportunity? Nea's Cosy little Apartment was bright... Read more ...

Fighter jets escort Jet2 plane after flier tries to open door mid-air

Fighter jets escort Jet2 plane after flier tries to open door mid-air

A Jet2 flight had to be escorted by a sonic boom and two Royal Air Force fighter planes back to London's Stansted Airport Saturday after a passenger became disruptive and tried... Read more ...

Fans Urged to Stay Safe as Flying Scotsman Heads to East Midlands

Fans Urged to Stay Safe as Flying Scotsman Heads to East Midlands

The iconic steam engine Flying Scotsman will be visiting the East Midlands this weekend but those who are going to see it are urged to do so safely. Read more ...

Monday's Best Deals: Laptop Gold Box, Smart Locks, Under-the-Desk...

Monday's Best Deals: Laptop Gold Box, Smart Locks, Under-the-Desk Elliptical, and More

A laptop and accessories gold box , a one-day dale on smart locks at Home Depot , and an under-the-desk elliptical lead off Sunday's best deals from around the web. Read more ...

IHG has unveiled new Hotel Indigo hotels in Dresden & Berlin each

IHG has unveiled new Hotel Indigo hotels in Dresden & Berlin each

Hotel group IHG has opened two new Hotel Indigo hotels in Germany. Hotel Indigo Dresden - Wettiner Platz and Hotel Indigo Berlin - East Side Gallery reflect local architecture... Read more ...

Network Rail's Drive to Put Passengers First Gathers Pace as New Regions Go Live

Network Rail's Drive to Put Passengers First Gathers Pace as New Regions Go Live

Today signals the start of significant changes at Network Rail designed to address passengers' top priority of performance and punctuality. Read more ...

14 dead, 50+ injured as tent collapses due to heavy rain & winds in Rajasthan

14 dead, 50+ injured as tent collapses due to heavy rain & winds in Rajasthan

At least 14 people were killed and more than 50 injured when heavy rain and strong winds caused a huge tent to collapse on worshippers at a religious festival in Rajasthan... Read more ...

Inside the New-Look Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Inside the New-Look Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

If the walls of Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo could talk, they'd be bursting with tales of glamour, love and war. Founded in 1863, the hotel is simply iconic, and now, after a... Read more ...

Ormond Hotels to Debut its First Boutique Property, The Chow Kit, in Kuala...

Ormond Hotels to Debut its First Boutique Property, The Chow Kit, in Kuala Lumpur

Opening in the heart of old Kuala Lumpur, The Chow Kit - an Ormond Hotel, will boast 113 rooms and suites in the eponymous Chow Kit neighbourhood. Known for its bustling market... Read more ...

Fans Urged to Stay safe as Flying Scotsman Heads to Bedfordshire

Fans Urged to Stay safe as Flying Scotsman Heads to Bedfordshire

The iconic steam engine Flying Scotsman will be visiting the Bedfordshire this weekend but those who are going to see it are urged to do so safely. On Saturday, 29 June the... Read more ...