Monday, November 14, 2011
PA Redistricting Needs Independent Nonpartisan Touch
Redistricting commission should map out a new plan (By HEATHER LONG, The Patriot-News) What this really speaks to is the need to reform redistricting overall. As former editorial writer Herb Field pointed out last week, the ideal is the Iowa model where an independent, nonpartisan group handles things. In other words, politicians are taken as far out of the process as possible.