Gerrymandering: A Guide to Congressional Redistricting, Dark Money, and the U.S. Supreme Court

Gerrymandering: A Guide to Congressional Redistricting, Dark Money, and the U.S. Supreme Court

by Franklin L. Kury

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761870258
Publisher: Hamilton Books
Publication date: 05/18/2018
Pages: 132
Sales rank: 844,846
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Franklin L. Kury served six years in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and eight in the Pennsylvania Senate. He practiced law with Reed Smith, a major law firm, and then worked as a lobbyist with Malady and Wooten in Harrisburg, before retiring. This is his third book on legislatures and politics.

Table of Contents

List of Figures
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Glossary
Chapter 1 The Anatomy of a Redistricting—Pennsylvania, a Gerrymander?
Chapter 2 Elbridge Gerry’s Bum Rap and How We Got to Where We Are
Chapter 3 Reform through the Legislature—An Uphill Struggle and Dark Money
Chapter 4 Judicial Relief—A Firm Maybe
Chapter 5 The Necessity for Citizens to Act
The Citizen’s Toolbox
Index
About the Author

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