As the U.S. Supreme Court considers its role in forcing states to draw fair political maps, Californians know well how the process can be manipulated. They saw it happen over and over again, for decades.
But an argument can be made that California rocketed from worst to first in making redistricting fairer. Few believe that more strongly than former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
“I say it is the time to say, ‘Hasta la vista’ to gerrymandering,” he said at an event outside the Supreme Court in Washington last week as the justices considered the