Upcoming Board Resolution Insists on an End to Gerrymandering in the State

One of the lesser of the business items on the agenda for the St. Croix County Board to vote on at its May 02, 2017 meeting is a resolution insisting that the Wisconsin State Legislature create a completely non-partisan procedure for the preparation of the upcoming legislative and congressional redistricting plans. Every 10 years, consistent with the results of each US census, the boundaries for state legislative, and congressional representation districts are re-adjusted based on their populations so that each district has approximately the same number of people represented by each elected representative. ┬áSounds simple, right? It’s generally the...

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