What Ohio can learn from California to eliminate gerrymandering: Out of Line - Impact 2017 and Beyond


California teaches Ohio about redistricting

Ohio might look to California for a solution to its gerrymandering problem. The Golden State has succeeded in removing politicians from the drawing of congressional district boundaries, something Ohio lawmakers have refused to do.

So, Californians end up with districts designed to reflect the common interests of their communities, unlike many Ohioans whose districts only reflect the re-election interests of politicians and their parties.

Which process sounds better to you?

Read more including an interview with LWVC President Helen Hutchison

More on our independent report on the California Redistricting Commission.