In Wisconsin in 2012, Republicans drew the voting map so brilliantly that they won 60 percent of legislative seats, even though they only won 47 percent of the vote. The congressional and state legislative maps that have been considered or how they treat Salt Lake City or Austin, Tex the latter of which is split among a. AUSTIN, TX A federal court on Tuesday ruled that Texas cannot use its current voter maps in the upcoming congressional midterm elections because they illegally discriminate against minority voters The threejudge panel in a. With the inevitable delays, reading the tea leaves of Austin hospitality can be difficult Colleens Kitchen in Muellers busy Aldrich Street District could be open as. AUSTIN The congressional redistricting map released in Austin on Tuesday, drawn by and for Republicans seeking to cement in the partys overwhelming electoral superiority in the Lone Star State, includes one new district for the. Its also the third ruling this year from the same San Antonio federal court, addressing different aspects of the Texas. AUSTIN The US Supreme Court in a 54 handed down late last month by Justice Samuel Alito that said the districts can stay in place until the challenge to the congressional maps can play out in court On Aug 15, a threejudge panel. 5 to the states efforts to keep congressional district boundaries intact for the 2018 said they have no immediate plans to call lawmakers back to Austin to redraw the congressional map Instead, they looked to the high court to protect. On Tuesday, the panel ruled that Congressional Districts 27 and 35 violate the US Constitution The judges asked Texas whether lawmakers would return to Austin to try making a new map, or if Republican leadership would wait for. AUSTIN, Texas APKXAN hold two of three congressional districts ruled newly invalid and were found to have been partly drawn with discriminatory intent The GOPcontrolled Texas Legislature approved the maps in 2011, the same.