Fair Districts PA provides timely updates to keep supporters and the press up to date. To find out what the press is reporting check out our
“Media Highlights page”.
May 30, 2018
In recent weeks representatives of Fair Districts PA, along with leaders of allied advocate organizations, took part in extensive conversations regarding the Folmer amendment to Senate Bill 22, which would amend the state Constitution to create an independent citizens redistricting commission.
May 21, 2018
The Senate State Government Committee will vote on May 22 on a proposed amendment to Senate Bill 22, then on the amended SB 22 itself.
May 17, 2018
Our nonpartisan solution to end gerrymandering resonated with voters of all political stripes.
April 25, 2018
On April 24, the Senate State Government Committee held a second hearing on redistricting reform, facilitated by Majority Chair Mike Folmer and Minority Chair Anthony Williams.
April 18, 2018
Fair Districts PA supporters and allies packed the capitol rotunda on April 16 to show strong public support for an independent redistricting commission.
April 12, 2018
On April 11, 2018, the House State Government Committee held a voting meeting on HB 722. An amendment was proposed that guts HB 722 and gives even more power to legislators. It passed.
April 3, 2018
On March 27, Senate Bill 22 was considered in the Senate State Government Committee, along with three other redistricting reform bills.
April 3, 2018
Three of the 14 California commissioners gave of their own time to share the message:
average citizens, working together, can create fairer, more responsive district maps.
March 11, 2018
Three members of the award-winning California citizens redistricting commission will visit Pennsylvania to share their experience.
February 27, 2018
As we’ve said from the start: we need an independent redistricting commission with real opportunities for public input and strong safeguards for transparency.