To really understand the redistricting process, one must begin by understanding the ground rules. The following rules apply specifically to Pennsylvania, but may also be true in other states.
Within Pennsylvania, the same method is not used universally for reforming districts. There is one method for Congressional Districts and an entirely different method for General Assembly districts.
One hot topic in politics is the 2010 Redistricting. But what is this and should average people even care about this?
The next few month of my redistricting journey led me to three discoveries that offered the final clues essential to understanding the process and offering workable solutions.
Trying to make sense of election districts launched me into the maze of redistricting. Little did I realize the surprising discoveries and unexpected destinations that awaited me. And this was just the beginning.