Josefa Velasquez

Josefa Velasquez is a money in politics reporter @readsludge. Prior @associatedpress @politicoNY @NYLawJournal.

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"Unlike the courts, legislatures can be lobbied by industry officials and therefore influenced, which is why redistricting decisions should be left to the courts, Li argued." (Photo: ExposedbyCMD) Views
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
ALEC Launches Effort to Protect Gerrymandering From Judges
A conservative, industry-backed organization is pushing a proposal to ensure that issues involving redistricting are decided by state legislatures rather than by the judiciary. The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that connects lawmakers and private-sector...
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