To: The Pennsylvania State Senate

Support Gerrymandering Reform in Pennsylvania

Legislation proposed by State Senators Lisa M. Boscola and Mario M. Scavello calls for a commission of independent citizens to develop a plan for redistricting. The commission would act as a system of checks and balances, free from conflicts of interest

Why is this important?

When a politician wins an election, he or she is allowed to draw their own districts as a tactic to ensure their own re-election. A politician should not be allowed to choose their voters. Rather, the voters should be allowed to choose their representative. By utilizing a nonpartisan committee, we can end this practice so that districts are straightforward and represent the needs of the community rather than a political party.

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Reasons for signing

  • Gerrymandering gives a dishonest result of the voting. It's fake democracy.
  • Gerrymandering practices need to stop and these House and Senate Bills enable an independent commission to draw the lines.
  • ALL US CITIZENS HAVE TO RIGHT TO VOTE!!!