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Redistricting Efforts Honored

23.Apr.2014by Amanda in Redistricting· 0 comments

Common Cause will honor redistricting work at its 40th Anniversary Awards Dinner.

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Redistricting Milestones

25.Jan.2013by Amanda in Redistricting· 3 comments

Remembering back to when an ordinary day took an extraordinary turn.

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Let Freedom Ring!

17.Sep.2012by Amanda in Redistricting· 1 comment

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day would be incomplete without reflecting on the impact of redistricting on representation and the magnitude of what is at stake.

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The Next Step: Oral Arguments

12.Sep.2012by Amanda in Redistricting· 1 comment

Now that the petitions, briefs, and responses have been filed, the next step in this legal proceeding arrives.

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Should Political Subdivisions Stay Whole?

11.Apr.2012by Amanda in Redistricting· 2 comments

Ingrained into Pennsylvania’s Constitution is one component of representation that leads to an essential question. Finding an answer leads to unexpected places in Pennsylvania history with surprising relevance for today.

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The Story of Reapportionment

14.Mar.2012by Amanda in Redistricting· 2 comments

Pennsylvania redistricting began with one fundamental issue and the document that forever shaped its future. This defining moment gave birth to a new kind of government. And that was just the beginning.

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Does Representation Matter to Me?

08.Mar.2012by Amanda in Redistricting· 3 comments

What seems like an obscure issue may actually be the thread that ties together the things we hold most sacred. A look into its origins reveals that representation comes much closer to home than many of us realize.

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My Journey into Redistricting: Part 2/2

23.Sep.2011by Amanda in Redistricting· 1 comment

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.

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My Journey into Redistricting: Part 1/2

21.Sep.2011by Amanda in Redistricting· 1 comment

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.

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