Republican legislatures are overreaching with voting laws to try to gain partisan advantage.
Gay candidates are running for legislatures in Florida, Delaware, and Texas, where there are currently no gay lawmakers.
Lawmaking by legislatures is also a one-way ratchet—Legislators get credit for passing laws, not pruning them.
Democrats cling to only to handful of redoubts, often districts gerrymandered by Republican legislatures to be majority black.
Look around at school boards and legislatures; women are not there yet, not represented yet.
The first is for the legislatures of the several States to submit the question to those already voters.
But I will refer you to the laws adopted by the legislatures of the slave states.
Most of the State legislatures convened soon afterward in regular session.
But neither courts nor legislatures have ever stopped at that point.
Mr. Dean represented his district in the house of the twenty-first and twenty-second legislatures.