Tuesday, July 18, 2006

This is why the Republicans do not want Initiative in Texas

Read up on how proposition 106 in Arizona amended Arizona's Constitution which led to the redrawing of AZ's legislative and Congressional districts by way of a five member commission of balanced appointments; 2 Republicans, 2 Democrats and 1 Independent.

ARIZONA INDEPENDENT REDISTRICTING COMMITTEE


Politicians who like independent redistricting

Other states with independent commissions

Read the commentary on Texas' redistricting decision in the Indiana Law Blog

Ingrid

2 Comments:

Blogger Zebster said...

Why would they want that? That looks like representative govt...not something that works for them.

7:05 PM  
Blogger Ingrid said...

No kidding! It's a tought topic to get people interested in as well. It's not exactly an 'emotional hot button issue' like stem cell research..abortion..the war.. you know...
Ingrid

8:08 PM  

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