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Redistricting

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Redistricting Since the days of the Roman Empire redistricting or as some critics put it, gerrymandering, has been a hot political topic. Redistricting is back in the news in North Carolina as the state's political map will be redrawn this year. Republicans are in charge of the State Legislature and have promised a fair process. An otherwise rare coalition of conservative and progressive organizations have teamed up to support them. We'll hear from several members of that coalition and on how redistricting is supposed to work. Guests Damon Circosta - Exec. Director, NC Center for Voter Education John Hood - President, John Locke Foundation Jane Pinsky - Director, NC Coalition for Lobbying & Government Reform Add and read comments