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Has Arizona Found a Solution to Gerrymandering?

September 09, 2016

by Yael Grauer
Yes! Magazine

For most of her voting life, Arizona resident Serena Unrein has lived in non-competitive congressional districts. “They were either solidly Republican or solidly Democratic, so it was hard to feel like my vote really mattered in a congressional election,” she said. In 2005, she moved to congressional District 4, which is solidly Democratic with a large Hispanic population. Ed Pastor, the first Hispanic person elected to Congress in Arizona, was her representative.