NYCLU and Common Cause/NY applaud New York ending prison-based gerrymandering
by Aleks Kajstura, August 6, 2010
The New York Civil Liberties Union and Common Clause of New York both applaud passage of the bill that will finally end of prison-based gerrymandering in New York.
- NYCLU Applauds State Legislature for Ending Prison-Based Gerrymandering: “The strength of your vote shouldn’t depend on if your legislative district contains a prison or not, and the passage of this provision brings fairness to voting in New York.”
- Common Cause/NY Applauds Passage of Measure Ending Prison-Based Gerrymandering: “Righting This Historical Wrong Is the First Step Towards Reforming Our State’s Redistricting Process.”