Electoral politics

This Font Is Made of Ridiculously Gerrymandered Congressional Districts

The font is called Ugly Gerry and serves as a fun reminder that our political system is fundamentally dysfunctional.
Edward Ongweso Jr

Another Day, Another Plan from Elizabeth Warren

Her policy-paper factory churned out another one, to tackle voter suppression
Rex Santus
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Eric Holder Is Touring Early Primary States to Get People to Care About Gerrymandering

The former attorney general under President Obama would have written the special counsel regulation differently.
Shawna Thomas
voting rights

Here’s Beto’s Big Plan to Overhaul Our Election Laws

The Texas Democrat is going after gerrymandering to “ensure the makeup of districts reflects the preferences of voters statewide.”
Rex Santus
2020 census

GOP Strategist Wanted Citizenship Question on the 2020 Census to Benefit White People

He conducted a 2015 study that found adding the question "would be advantageous to Republicans and Non-Hispanic Whites.”
Alex Lubben

Election loser Scott Walker just signed a bill stripping his Democratic successor of powers

The Wisconsin governor defended his actions during a lame-duck session by saying the state just generally needed to redistribute some government power
Rex Santus

This Surprise Court Ruling Could Give Democrats a Boost in the Midterms

North Carolina's congressional map was declared to be unconstitutional. The election is in two months. What happens now?
Harry Cheadle

Inside the State Where the GOP’s Authoritarian Streak Has Run Wild

North Carolina's power-grab politics have been replicated all over the country.
Paul Blest
House Party

The Reversal of Pennsylvania's GOP Gerrymander Is a Big Democratic Win

Let's break down how the races are shaping up in the 18 brand new congressional districts.
Robert Wheel
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

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VICE Staff
Rise Up

Trump Wants to Hire a Census Official Who Supports Gerrymandering

If the president gets his way for Census Bureau leadership, who gets to vote in America could be radically altered.
Jasper Craven
Call To Action

Join the 'Vote Now' Campaign Against Lifetime Voting Bans for Ex-Offenders

Take action with VICE Impact in support of the ACLU's effort to end undemocratic voter suppression that keeps millions of people from voting and reintegrating into society.
Impact Staff