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2020 Fantasy Redistricting: A 17-district Pennsylvania
Past diaries in this series: Illinois (17) Alabama (6) and Minnesota (7) North Carolina (14) Pennsylvania has lost at least once ...
HoosierD42 04/08/2015 10 1 - -
2020 Fantasy Redistricting: A 17-district Illinois
Part Three! North Carolina Alabama and Minnesota Now we tackle Illinois. In the 2010 cycle, Illinois was one of two states, functionally, where Democrats controlled the process and actually took ...
HoosierD42 03/16/2015 11 7 - -
2020 Fantasy Redistricting: 6-district Alabama and 7-district Minnesota
Continuing this little series of speculative maps for what state congressional maps could look like after the 2020 Census. North Carolina was my last go. As I mentioned last time, North Carolina ...
HoosierD42 03/05/2015 20 3 - -
2020 Fantasy Redistricting: A 14-district North Carolina
What are you talking about, too early? Lately I've been kicking around a series of maps anticipating the reapportionment changes that will come with the 2020 United States Census. So why not share ...
HoosierD42 02/16/2015 21 5 - -
Women in the 114th Congress: Senate
No matter what decriers of "identity politics" say, diversity of opinion, and therefore diversity of biology matters. Women have been asserting their right to be heard more and more in recent years, ...
HoosierD42 07/15/2014 31 13 - -
The Dakotas: Giving Each Party Something they Want
As pairs of states go, it's difficult to get more similar than the Dakotas, at least geographically: large, rural states with large Native populations and whose population centers are oriented on ...
HoosierD42 08/27/2013 52 29 1 -
The Unbearable State of Judging: A DKE Guide to the "partisan" balance of the Courts (Part 5)
Parts One , Two , Three ...
HoosierD42 05/13/2013 27 11 1 -
Who judges the judges? A DKE Guide to the "partisan" balance of the Courts (Part 4)
HoosierD42 12/26/2012 6 7 - -
Judge not lest ye be Judged: A DKE Guide to the "partisan" balance of the Courts (Part 3)
Still going at it!
HoosierD42 12/15/2012 9 11 - -
My Name is Judge! A DKE Guide to the "partisan" balance of the Courts (Part 2)
A continuation of my pocket guide, started here , this time covering the federal district courts, the next level down.
HoosierD42 12/09/2012 12 18 1 -
Here Come the Judges! A DKE Guide to the "partisan" balance of the Courts (Part 1)
Maybe this has always been the case, but it seems like the Courts have had an increasing role in how our elections work lately. Redistricting, new laws, etc. are becoming more common. And from a non-...
HoosierD42 11/30/2012 24 23 1 -
Women in the 113th Congress: Senate
This is a rundown of where women will (or could) stand in the 113th Congress, both in the Senate and the ...
HoosierD42 11/05/2012 8 4 - -
Doubling the House: The Rest!
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 10/16/2012 10 4 1 2
Doubling the House: California
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 05/25/2012 11 5 - 129
Doubling the House: Pennsylvania
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 04/29/2012 20 6 - 136
Doubling the House: Texas
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 04/18/2012 27 1 - 203
Doubling the House: Washington and Montana
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 04/09/2012 17 3 - 162
Doubling the House: New York
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 04/01/2012 12 1 - 161
Doubling the House: Arizona, Colorado and Kansas
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 03/15/2012 10 4 - 155
Doubling the House: The South!
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 02/29/2012 19 3 - 194
Doubling the House: Illinois
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 02/24/2012 19 6 - 168
Doubling the House: MD, WV, DC
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 02/18/2012 26 2 - 158
Doubling the House: New England
For any who may be reading this series for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 members ...
HoosierD42 02/15/2012 27 7 - 175
Doubling the House: Finding NE/MO
Joke stolen from jeffmd For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives ...
HoosierD42 02/10/2012 19 3 - 130
Doubling the House: North Carolina
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 02/06/2012 15 - - 127
Doubling the House: Michigan
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 02/02/2012 18 - - 128
Doubling the House: Florida
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/27/2012 9 1 - 103
Doubling the House: Newsmakers (SC and WI)
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/21/2012 25 4 - 215
Doubling the House: Ugly Gerrymander Edition (LA and MS)
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/17/2012 10 1 - 122
Doubling the House: Nevada and Utah
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/13/2012 16 2 - 155
Doubling the House: Oklahoma, Alaska and Wyoming
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/08/2012 21 4 - 211
Doubling the House: Indiana
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 01/03/2012 25 4 - 208
Doubling the House: New Jersey
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 12/26/2011 14 2 - 153
Doubling the House: Virginia
For any who may be reading this series for the first time : this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled to 870 ...
HoosierD42 12/18/2011 3 5 - 122
Doubling the House: Ohio
For any who may be reading one of my diaries for the first time: this is a thought experiment where I try to see what would happen if the size of the House of Representatives were doubled ...
HoosierD42 12/15/2011 16 6 - 156
Doubling the House: Hawaii and the Dakotas
Continuing my series, what would happen if the size of the House were suddenly doubled to 870? Thanks to math from Marcus Graly , we can do that! ...
HoosierD42 12/14/2011 27 2 - 191
Doubling the House: Delaware, Vermont, and New Mexico Redux
So, first of all, I was screwed up on my math for Doubling the House. In my last ...
HoosierD42 12/09/2011 11 6 - 178
Doubling the House: New Mexico and Idaho
Someone mentioned in the comments the other day that it's high time the House increased in size; it's become increasingly unrepresentative and unaccountable. I've done a series of Canada-style ...
HoosierD42 12/06/2011 13 4 - 178
Expanding the Texas Senate: UPDATED
So, as most DKEnalysts are aware, there are at least two states where there are more Congresscritters than there are State Senators. Those two are California and Texas. At 31 seats, Texas state ...
HoosierD42 11/24/2011 16 3 - 139
Canada-style: New Hampshire, redux with political data
My previous diary where I Canada-styled New Hampshire, I didn't have political ...
HoosierD42 11/06/2011 9 2 - 135
Canada-style: New Hampshire and Wyoming
I find this to be a little more fun than generic redistricting: Canada-style, for those who don't know or remember, is a form of redistricting started at Swing State Project modeled after the Canada ...
HoosierD42 10/30/2011 12 2 - 179
Canada-style: New Mexico
Alright, this is where it gets fun. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the concept of Canada-style or ...
HoosierD42 06/08/2011 18 11 - 191
Small States, Canada-style: Part 1
So for dedicated Swingnuts, you'll know that a United States congressional district is roughly 650,000 people. But in Canada, their districts, called "ridings" are only about 110,000 people. They ...
HoosierD42 06/07/2011 17 7 - 198
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