Common Cause wants to

Put an end to gerrymandering

In our democracy, voters should choose their politicians -- not the other way around.

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Michigan and New Jersey are just two of the states that have tried to preserve gerrymandering this year. We must put a stop to it.

Democrats in New Jersey Have a Firm Grip on Power. They Want Even More.

The New York Times
Typically, a proposed constitutional amendment requires a three-fifths majority in the state legislature before it can get on the ballot. But since no Republican supports the redistricting plan, it seems unlikely that it would ever succeed in either chamber in Trenton. Instead, Democratic leaders are digging into the state’s laws and using a…Read More