Republicans Sue To Block New Congressional Map In MarylandThe suits challenge the maps under the state constitution; in 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that claims of partisan gerrymandering are political questions beyond the reach of federal courts.
Maryland Senate Advances New Congressional MapA new congressional map for Maryland's eight U.S. House seats moved closer to final passage Wednesday, with supporters calling it an improvement on a map long criticized for gerrymandering, and opponents saying it remains unfairly drawn to favor Democrats
Hogan Calls Special Session To Adopt Redrawn Maryland Legislative MapsGov. Larry Hogan is calling a special session of the Maryland General Assembly next month to adopt newly drawn legislative and congressional maps.
Gov. Larry Hogan Launches Maryland Redistricting Commission To Rebuild District Maps By 2022 ElectionGov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order creating a redistricting commission to redraw voting district lines in Maryland by the 2022 election.
Gov. Hogan Signs 'End Gerrymandering Pledge', Vows To Reintroduce Redistricting Reform Act In 2020Governor Larry Hogan has signed Common Cause's "End Gerrymandering Pledge," in a reaffirmation of his support for redistricting in Maryland.
In MD Case, Supreme Court Rules Federal Courts Won't Block Districts For Partisan GainThe court rejected challenges to Republican-drawn congressional districts in North Carolina and a Democratic district in Maryland.
Commission Selects New Map For Western Md. House DistrictAn emergency commission is proposing a new congressional map for western Maryland that restores the Republican tilt it had a decade ago.
Gerrymandering Lawsuits, Including In Maryland, Linger As Next Redistricting NearsThe U.S. Supreme Court also has agreed to hear arguments in March on separate cases appealing rulings of unconstitutional partisan gerrymandering of congressional districts by Republicans in North Carolina and Democrats in Maryland.
Supreme Court Sets New Look At Partisan Electoral DistrictsThe Supreme Court is plunging back into the issue of whether electoral districts can be too partisan.
Gov. Hogan Announces 'Emergency Commission' To Redraw Maryland's 6th DistrictGov. Larry Hogan is calling for an "emergency" nonpartisan commission to redraw Maryland's 6th District after a federal court ruling found gerrymandering.