Louisiana Lawmakers Push for More Time on Redistricting

June 16, 2022

Although a six-day special redistricting session started Wednesday, legislatures are hoping to delay the process, waiting on an appeal filed by Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin. That hearing is set for July 8. In the meantime, Senate President Page Cortez and House Speaker Clay Schexnayder filed a motion on Monday asking for at least 10 more days to comply with the redistricting order mandating that new maps be submitted by June 20.

Louisiana Redistricting – How You Can Participate in the Process

January 3, 2022

The Louisiana Legislature is currently in the midst of one of the most important political processes in the state: redistricting. If you've paid attention to other states, you understand how important and possibly contentious this process is. Already lawsuits have been filed challenging redistricting efforts in Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Georgia on the basis of racial fairness. 

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