Tag: Fannie Lou Hamer PAC
Nine citizens to file civil rights lawsuit challenging congressional redistricting
by Len Lazarick | November 9, 2011 | News | 0 |
Nine Maryland citizens will file a joint lawsuit in federal court Thursday charging the state with numerous civil rights violations that occurred as a result of last month’s congressional redistricting, according to Radamese Cabrera, a spokesman for Fannie Lou Hamer – Political Action Committee – an African American voting rights group.Read More
State redistricting expert calls alternative plans outrageous
by Len Lazarick | October 27, 2011 | News | 0 |
The expert the state hired to ensure Maryland’s Congressional redistricting plan was legally and constitutionally sound criticized alternative plans, calling them “ludicrous” and “outrageous,” though a court may have the final decision.Read More
House passes O’Malley redistricting plan
by Len Lazarick | October 19, 2011 | General Assembly, News | 2 |
The House of Delegates on Wednesday approved Gov. Martin O’Malley’s congressional redistricting map exactly as he had proposed, despite fierce opposition by Republicans and some minority groups.
The vote was 91-46, with five minority Democratic delegates from the Washington suburbs joining all 41 Republicans voting against itRead More
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