#159CalltoAction: Two Ways to Help Fight Against Gerrymandering
Gerrymandering is bad for Georgia and its voters. There are two ways you can help the fight against gerrymandering in this state. #159CalltoAction
Early Tuesday: Join Rep. Pat Gardner and Rep. Mary Margaret Oliver, the two sponsors of HR 2 and HR 3, for a news conference, starting at 11:30 Tuesday, as they talk about the afternoon hearing and the legislation. Common Cause GA is setting up the news conference.
Tuesday afternoon: The General Assembly is holding a hearing on redistricting reform at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6. A hearing has been set in the House for HR 2, which would provide much needed standards for redistricting.
HR2 hearing at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, Room 415, Coverdell Legislative Office Building. Please note the location may change.
- No signs allowed.
- You can wear buttons and stickers if you would like.
This is the same legislation that Sen. Elena Parent is proposing in the Senate. No hearing is scheduled in the Senate so this may be our only opportunity to show force this session.