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Redistricting Reform Within Reach, Advocate Tells Batten Students

October 04, 2017

University of Virginia – Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
By Carl Briggs

It’s “crunch time” for proponents of new boundaries for legislative districts, but according to Brian Cannon, executive director of the redistricting reform group OneVirginia2021, that reform is within reach. Cannon, who served as a guest lecturer in Professor Andy Pennock’s Political and Moral Dimensions of Public Policy course last week, discussed national redistricting trends with students and  his hopes for change in Virginia’s legislative maps.