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2018 Redistricting/Gerrymandering Reform Effort

Statement on 2018 Redistricting/Gerrymandering Reform Effort By: Jason Legg, Strengthening Democracy Colorado (SDC) Gerrymandering is a term used to describe the redrawing, known as redistricting, of legislative districts by legislators themselves with the intent to help themselves or their party gain electoral advantage. It is a massive problem in this country. It should be eliminated nationwide, including in Colorado. SDC supports prohibiting partisan considerations from the redistricting process. SDC supports utilizing an objective standard like