Latest Voting districts News

Progressive ousts Biden-backed Schrader in Oregon primary

May. 27, 2022 18:55 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven-term U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, a centrist who was endorsed by President Joe Biden, has been ousted in the Democratic primary in Oregon by progressive challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner after results were delayed more than a week by a ballot-printing issue. ...

NH court releases redistricting map that moves 5 towns

May. 27, 2022 16:05 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Friday released a congressional redistricting plan that moves just five towns from the state's 1st District to the 2nd, rejecting a last-minute attempt by Republicans to block its takeover of the process. Both the House and...

Lori Chavez-DeRemer wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Oregon's 5th Congressional District

May. 27, 2022 12:00 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lori Chavez-DeRemer wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Oregon's 5th Congressional District.

Jamie McLeod-Skinner wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Oregon's 5th Congressional District

May. 27, 2022 12:00 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jamie McLeod-Skinner wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Oregon's 5th Congressional District.

Officials review ballot problem in Etowah legislative race

May. 26, 2022 18:14 PM EDT

GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Republican Party officials are “incredibly upset” about a mix-up in Etowah County that might have caused some primary voters to get ballots for the wrong legislative district, and are looking at options for how to proceed, the party chairman said Thursday. ...

Ohio attorney general nominee wants GOP mapmakers charged

May. 26, 2022 17:29 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Democratic nominee for Ohio attorney general filed a criminal complaint against the five Republican members of the state's redistricting commission Thursday, a day after the Ohio Supreme Court rejected the commission's legislative maps for the fifth straight time. ...

Sununu to veto congressional map, letting court take over

May. 26, 2022 16:01 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court will redraw the state’s congressional map after the Legislature's latest, last-ditch effort failed Thursday to win over Republican Gov. Chris Sununu. New Hampshire is one few states yet to finalize new U.S. House districts as...

Ohio’s high court rejects latest GOP-drawn Statehouse maps

May. 25, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A frustrated Ohio Supreme Court rejected Republican-drawn Statehouse maps for a fifth time Wednesday, extending the string of GOP defeats in a redistricting process that has ground the state's legislative primaries to a halt. Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor...

Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

May. 25, 2022 17:33 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Democrat Joyce Griggs advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 1st Congressional District.

May. 25, 2022 17:30 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joyce Griggs advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 1st Congressional District.