congressional districts

Alabama appeals ruling ordering new congressional districts

By KIM CHANDLER Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama began appealing a federal court ruling that ordered the state to draw new congressional districts, including a second district with a substantial number of minority voters. The Alabama attorney general's…

Alabama's new congressional districts map blocked by judges

By KIM CHANDLER Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Federal judges have blocked Alabama from using newly drawn congressional districts in upcoming elections. A three-judge panel issued a preliminary injunction Monday. The judges wrote that Alabama should have two districts…