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Redrawing the Lines: PA GOP Lawmakers Speak Out Against Preliminary House Map - Erie News Now

Redrawing the Lines: PA GOP Lawmakers Speak Out Against Preliminary House Map - Erie News Now
In Pennsylvania, the Legislative Reapportionment Commission (LRC) is tasked with redrawing state legislative districts to reflect the 2020 census. The process, known as redistricting, is usually a con

“We'd like to understand how they came up with these maps,” said DelRosso.“We also want to understand who's influencing these maps,” said DelRosso.They do not want fair maps,” said Representative Ryan Bizzarro (D-Erie).The commission approved a preliminary house map, with both Democratic leaders and the chair giving it the green light.

For many state representatives, the preliminary house map either reshapes or splits their voting district.However, house Republicans say the map has serious flaws and are speaking out.

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