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Blog tagged as Redistricting

Redistricting Sends 10 Legislators Moving To Run

08/26/22 11:46 AM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Redistricting Sends 10 Legislators Moving To Run
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/25/22) The moss has long been cleaned out of the gutters of Rep. Graham Filler (R-DeWitt)'s declared new home off a dirt road in Duplain Township.

MICRC Rejects Budget Penalizing Absentee Commissioners, Drafts Dormancy Policy

08/19/22 02:23 PM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
MICRC Rejects Budget Penalizing Absentee Commissioners, Drafts Dormancy Policy
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/18/22) The Michigan Independent Redistricting Commissioners rejected a budget plan that would tie salaries to attendance at the meetings but continued to discuss a plan on how the commission could go dormant.

Lack Of Trust Along Party Lines Leads To Redistricting Doubt

08/08/22 02:32 PM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Lack Of Trust Along Party Lines Leads To Redistricting Doubt
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/05/2022) (DENVER) - Harsh critiques of redistricting maps nationwide may be less about the actual maps and more about a lack of trust along party lines, a National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) panel discussed this week.