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This slide presentation to the League of Women Voters Topeka-Shawnee County members and community partners presents the basics of congressional and legislative redistricting in Kansas. Learn about redistricting — the basis for fair votes — and how you can get involved in the process.

 

Not sure how gerrymandering works? Two words: packing and cracking. Both are used to gerrymander election districts to favor one group over another. In this clever demonstration, Pennies vs. Dimes we see how it works. This is an excerpt from the documentary Line in the Street by Robert Millman. Presented here with permission.