- This year’s post-Census line-drawing is just about done in all of the states; Google’s put together a handy map of new Congressional districts across the country.
- What happened to Austin, Texas shows how Texas Democrats [and their U.S. Representatives] get screwed out of any shred of power -- the state voted 43.72% for Obama in 2008, and even in 2010 was only 60% Republican, but its current Congressional delegation has a 23-9 Republican advantage.
- The power to redistrict is political power at its most pure and its most raw. Never forget it.
Check out the maps.