|Posted by Pete Healey on March 19, 2012 at 10:00 PM|
Less than a week after Governor Ceasar Cuomo ("We came, we saw a problem we fixed a problem") sold everything to get the budget he wanted, a federal court has declared an end to the congressional map stalemate and has imposed its own version. Here's a link:
Apart from some court battles on side issues and one ugly lawsuit by the biggest losers in this process, the Senate Democrats, this redistricting issue is settled at least for this election cycle. Still to come is a battle over the constitutional amendment that has been proposed to change the way redistricting is done. This fight could last a couple more years. Maybe it's time to try to wake up the Greens, again, and ask them to join us.