Dems win political game of reapportionment - Colorado Politics

Dems win political game of reapportionment

Author: Ernest Luning - December 2, 2011 - Updated: December 2, 2011

“They outfoxed us,” claims Republican commission member Republicans were fuming this week after a state commission approved Democratic-sponsored legislative maps that draw at least five pairs of incumbent GOP lawmakers into the same seats. The battle to set the next decade’s state House and Senate district lines came to a head in a matter of […]

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Ernest Luning

Ernest Luning

Ernest Luning is a political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has covered politics and government for newspapers and online news sites in Colorado for more than 25 years, including at the Highlands Ranch Herald, the Jefferson Sentinels chain of community newspapers and the Aurora Sentinel, where he was the city hall and cops reporter. After editing the Aurora Daily Sun, he was a political reporter and blogger for The Colorado Independent site. Since 2009, he has been the senior political reporter and occasional editor for The Colorado Statesman.