Lawrence Hurley, Supreme Court correspondent at Thomson Reuters, explained the unanimous decision that Supreme Court made to send Gill v. Whitford and Benisek v. Lamone back to lower courts. Both cases dealt with the constitutionality of voting districts designed to strengthen political power.
Aaron Bycoffe and David Wasserman talked about their new project on gerrymandering and redistricting. They described what gerrymandering is, how districts are drawn and some of the problems with it. They also discussed different ways to draw districts.