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Prison gerrymandering gives extra political power to legislators who have prisons in their districts. We put numbers on the problem and sparked a movement to protect our democratic process from the overgrown prison system.

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State, federal and local correctional facilities, 2010 vintage

The populations and addresses of all state, federal and local correctional facilities in each state from various Bureau of Justice Statistics reports on the most recent available date to the 2010 Census:

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Events

  • November 29, 2017:
    Legal Director Aleks Kajstura will be in DC speaking at the congressional Democratic Women’s Working Group dinner about women’s mass incarceration.

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