When I started surfing for that story about the Fire Marshall, I ran across this item that says the GOP redistricting plans that local Texans are suing as the plan is unconstitutional, is supposed to be used in the 2014 elections. I thought well shit, the GOP hits again. But looking at the second link you will see that Ms. Wendy Davis, ya know that one I want to run for Gov, won HER law suit and the GOP lost! Go Wendy!!!
Controversial Voting Maps To Remain For Primaries
Posted: Sep 6, 2013 10:20 PM by Mike Manzoni -- [email protected]
Updated: Sep 6, 2013 10:20 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI -- The controversial voting maps drawn during the redistricting process a couple years ago will remain in place for the 2014 primary elections despite a protracted legal battle over the maps' fairness.
Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 11:09 AM PDT
TX State Sen. Wendy Davis Wins Lawsuit Against Racist GOP Redistricting Plan
From Lone Star Project:
Earlier today (Wednesday), the three-judge Federal District Court in San Antonio handling the Texas redistricting litigation entered a final judgment in the Texas State Senate redistricting law suit. In its ruling, the Court made clear that Wendy Davis and her fellow plaintiffs in the case won and Greg Abbott, representing the Republican state leadership, lost.