I need your help. 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.

Can you help us continue the fight? Thank you.

—Peter Wagner, Executive DirectorDonate

Imported "Constituents": Incarcerated People and Political Clout in Connecticut

Our report about the 2011 districts:

report thumbnail Connecticut report on prison gerrymandering

by Peter Wagner
Foreword by Bilal Dabir Sekou, PhD, and
Cheri Quickmire
April 2013

Organizing and Campaign resources

  • The Connecticut resource page is an actively maintained list of links to fact sheets, news articles, testimony, and other resources on prison-based gerrymandering in Connecticut.


Our report about the 2001 districts:

by Peter Wagner and Christian de Ocejo,
March 2010

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