Common Cause North Carolina Discusses Gerrymandering in Radio Interview

Posted on September 16, 2014

Map of most gerrymandered district in North Carolina

Jane Pinsky of Common Cause North Carolina the North Carolina Coalition for Lobbying and Government Reform highlighted the harmful effects of gerrymandering on democracy on WFDD public radio.

"In the long run, the citizens in the district are the losers," says Pinsky. "It's even more dangerous now because computers let us draw maps in the most minute of details. With a computer I can figure out which two houses I need to split a district between because I have voting patterns, voting records and voting registration."

Hear the full interview.

Office: Common Cause National, Common Cause North Carolina

Issues: Gerrymandering, Voting and Elections

Tags: Redistricting

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