Why do we need to vote on these rights again? Do they expire?
"The gop realizes that if they don't dramatically tilt the rules in their favor they will be a permanent minority party going forward."
The unemployment rate, number of people in poverty and the standard of living for minorities has been pretty awful while the liberals controlled 2 out 3 of the branches of Government for the last 6 years and all three, for two of them. For what it is worth I think Gerrymandering sucks but it is very much a sword that cuts both ways.