The word ‘gerrymandering’ comes from the name of Elbridge Gerry, Massachusetts governor in the 1800s.
The word ‘gerrymandering’ comes from the name of Elbridge Gerry, Massachusetts governor in the 1800s. Elise Amendola AP Photo
The word ‘gerrymandering’ comes from the name of Elbridge Gerry, Massachusetts governor in the 1800s. Elise Amendola AP Photo

Thanks to the North Carolina case, partisan gerrymandering’s day of reckoning may soon be upon us

January 12, 2018 09:23 AM