The Gerrymandering Project

FiveThirtyEight, 538, ESPN, Galen Druke

In a six-part series, FiveThirtyEight travels the country to understand the effects of gerrymandering and what's being done to try to reform the process.

46:23 | Jan 11th, 2018

In the final episode of our gerrymandering series we consider some more radical electoral reforms and look back on the lessons we've learned.

40:58 | Jan 4th, 2018

California took significant steps to try to rid redistricting of partisan politics. Politicians still sought to influence the process. Did they succeed?
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39:31 | Dec 21st, 2017

The number of competitive congressional elections has fallen dramatically in recent decades. Arizona tried to combat that trend.

43:12 | Dec 14th, 2017

A decades long debate has raged over how to ensure minorities have a voice in America. In the third installment of our series, we look at racial gerrymandering.

38:28 | Dec 7th, 2017

Is partisan gerrymandering illegal? In the second installment of our gerrymandering series we look at a Supreme Court case that could reshape how we draw political boundaries.
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