Judge: Florida Lawmakers Ilegally Gerrymandered Districts, Must Redraw By August 15, 2014

Source: AP / CBS News TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Confronted with a judge’s ruling to swiftly redraw the state’s congressional districts, Florida’s House speaker disclosed extraordinary plans late Sunday to convene a rare summer special session to devise a new map. The speaker, Will Weatherford, sent out an email to legislators advising that they will hold a special session starting Thursday to address …