Partisan Politics Comes to High Court


U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg predicted that the high court’s upcoming term would be “momentous.”

One of the first cases the court will tackle certain fits that bill. In Gill v. Whitford, the Supreme Court will continue its 30-year quest to find a way to measure “partisan gerrymandering.”

Will the court rein in this controversial tactic, or will it finally wash its hands of the confounding issue?

Bloomberg BNA’s Kimberly Robinson and Patrick Gregory break down the issues you need to know about before the Oct. 3 oral argument.

Listen here.

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