Annie Lo

Annie Lo

Annie Lo is a Research and Program Associate in the Democracy Program, where she focuses on redistricting reform. Prior to joining the Brennan Center, Annie was an intern at the House of Representatives and a summer researcher at the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute and NC Justice Center.

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By barring the federal courts’ oversight of partisan gerrymandering, the Supreme Court has made it harder to fight for fair maps. (Image: Circle Creative Studio) Views
Friday, June 28, 2019
Supreme Court Refuses to Stop Partisan Gerrymandering
The Supreme Court has brought an unfortunate end to the years-long fight to end extreme partisan gerrymandering. On Thursday, the court ruled that federal courts have no role to play in disputes over maps that were drawn on a purely partisan basis. The ruling is a setback for democracy, undoing a...
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Saturday, January 05, 2019
Partisan Gerrymandering Back at the Supreme Court
On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it would hear oral argument in March for partisan gerrymandering cases out of North Carolina and Maryland. The Court’s announcement clears a path for the justices to rule on the constitutionality of partisan gerrymandering by the end of June 2019...
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 Nearly three in four of the seats Democrats flipped were in districts drawn by redistricting commissions or courts. (Photo: BCJ/Getty/Shutterstock) Views
Thursday, November 15, 2018
How Did Democrats Flip the House? Fairer Maps
Numerous factors explain how Democrats decisively took back a majority in the House of Representatives last Tuesday. But one deserves particular attention: Nearly three in four of the seats Democrats flipped were in districts drawn by redistricting commissions or courts. Districts drawn through...
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