For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
The map, which won final approval in the House and Senate, is now awaiting Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick’s signature.
Potential challengers to Massachusetts’ congressional delegation are scoping out 9 newly redrawn U.S. House districts as they try to map out their own path to victory next year.
It promises to be a busy week on Beacon Hill as the Legislature tries to finish work on several major bills before recessing until the end of the year.
Redistricting plans for the state Senate and House of Representatives have been overwhelmingly approved by lawmakers on Beacon Hill.
Congressman Olver has represented the 1st Congressional District, which includes Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, Worcester and Middlesex Counties since 1991.
Mass. released new district maps that would double the number of so-called minority-majority Massachusetts House districts from 10 to 20.
Representative Michael Moran says this will be the first time the public can give input before a final vote.
Former Congressman Marty Meehan sits down with WBZ political analyst Jon Keller to talk about his decision to not pursue the UMass president job and what he thinks about the redistricting of Massachusetts.