To optimize our democracy, bury the gerrymander

December 11, 2016

The Salt Lake Tribune
By Sheryl Allen and Cheryll May

In the popular Broadway musical “Hamilton,” Aaron Burr, who has been excluded from important political decisions, sings, “No one really knows how the game is played. The art of the trade, how the sausage gets made. We just assume that it happens. But no one else is in the room where it happens.”