Ben Ysursa

Redistrcting Commision Meeting Delayed
Redistrcting Commision Meeting Delayed
A new panel tasked with redrawing Idaho's political maps will convene later this month and not on Monday, as Secretary of State Ben Ysursa had hoped. Ysursa had asked Idaho Senate and House leaders, along with the chairmen of the Democratic and Republican parties, on Monday to name new members to the six-person redistricting committee by Wednesday, with meetings set to begin next week... Read Mor
Idaho Secretary of State Asks High Court to intervene in Redistricting Issue
Idaho Secretary of State Asks High Court to intervene in Redistricting Issue
Republican redistricting commission members have also filed a request for review.  The petitions are likely to result in the commissioners being called back to Boise to finish their work.  Redistricters must reset Idaho's 35 legislative districts and two congressional districts every 10 years, to reflect population changes and preserve the "one-person, one-person" vote principle... Read