Redistricting last year forced Nasheed, D-St. Louis, to move from the 21st Ward to the 18th Ward.
For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
Cunningham says she is open to running for office again or working in the private sector.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Russ Carnahan of St. Louis filed to run in the newly redrawn 1st District, which could set up a primary against Democratic Rep. William Lacy Clay.
High court focuses on population requirements.
State Supreme Court hears oral arguments on new district maps
Sens. Jane Cunningham and Jim Lembke are losers in new map making
“There will be people in both parties disappointed, but there is no way to get a map and please everybody.”
Court has already struck down new senate districts; legal fight continues over Congressional lines