Articles of Interest

“A Proven Way to Improve Redistricting” by Craig Tounget

http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/opinion/craig-tounget-a-proven-way-to-improve-redistrictin/nfBYr/

“Analysis: Down the Ballot, Few Races in November” by Ross Ramsey

http://www.texastribune.org/2014/04/30/analysis-down-ballot-few-races-november/

“A Look Back at Texas Primary Turnout Since 1926” by Michael Li

http://txredistricting.org/post/79429299680/a-look-back-at-texas-primary-turnout-since-1926

“As Swing Districts Dwindle, Can a Divided House Stand?”  By Nate Silver

http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/27/as-swing-districts-dwindle-can-a-divided-house-stand/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

“Why Washington D.C. is Broken – And How it Can Be Fixed” By Thomas E. Mann  http://www.scholarsstrategynetwork.org/sites/default/files/ssn_key_findings_mann_on_hyperpartisanship_and_extremism.pdf

“The Texas Primary System Encourages Extremism, Excludes Centrists”  By Tod Robberson

http://dallasmorningviewsblog.dallasnews.com/2014/03/the-texas-primary-system-encourages-extremism-excludes-centrists.html/