Redistricting

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New Boundaries On Tap For Minn. Seats In Congress

A proposal for new-look Minnesota congressional districts, including three that would span from one state border to the next, could give a freshman Republican an easier path to re-election.

05/09/2011

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1st Round In Minn. Redistricting Fight Arrives

State lawmakers clashed Tuesday over a GOP plan to redraw the lines of the state’s legislative districts, with Democrats quick to note that members of their party face greater political consequences than Republicans under the first proposal released to set Minnesota’s political map for the next decade.

05/04/2011

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Redistricting Lines Could Be Done This Week

The lines are being drawn, and a new map for those districts could be released sometime this week.

05/03/2011

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1st Round In Minn. Redistricting Fight Arrives

Three weeks before lawmakers hope to leave St. Paul for the year, a select few are at work over political maps that would play a role in elections for years to come.

05/03/2011

Documents for the 2011 census are shown after being delivered to a household in London on March 7, 2011. Taken every 10 years, the census collects information about the population to allow the British Government to plan and fund the services that it provides to the public. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Census Clears Way For Minnesota Redistricting

Official population numbers in hand, Minnesota lawmakers are forging ahead with plans to redraw the state’s legislative and congressional district boundaries.

03/17/2011

Documents for the 2011 census are shown after being delivered to a household in London on March 7, 2011. Taken every 10 years, the census collects information about the population to allow the British Government to plan and fund the services that it provides to the public. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

New Census Numbers For Minnesota Due This Week

The redistricting debate in Minnesota will heat up this week with the release of the official census population counts for all the neighborhoods, cities and counties in the state.

03/13/2011

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Mondale Pushes New Approach To Minn. Redistricting

Former Vice President Walter Mondale and other seasoned politicians are asking Minnesota lawmakers to give up their power to redraw political boundaries and let retired judges do it instead.

03/08/2011

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Minn. Lawmakers Search Out Political Map Input

Minnesota lawmakers are heading out on tour to seek input about how the next political maps should look.

02/11/2011

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Minnesota Political Map Lawsuit Filed

The once-a-decade fight over Minnesota’s political map has made its way into federal court.

01/14/2011

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Census: Minnesota To Keep 8 Seats In US House

The U.S. Census Bureau will release new population figures for the nation Tuesday that will determine whether Minnesota will keep its eight seats in the U.S. House or lose clout in Washington for the next 10 years.

12/21/2010

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Census Redistricting Map

Which states gained/lost House seats in the latest Census report?

12/21/2010

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