Public Hearing on Redistricting

Public Hearing on Redistricting

Time Range For Action Alert: 
September 8, 2019 to September 11, 2019

If you have an opinion on gerrymandering, the Legislative Committee on Redistricting needs to hear from you!

Austin Public Hearing – Tuesday, Sept. 10


Ahead of next year's census, Texas's House Committee on Redistricting is holding a series of public hearings around the state. The first is this Tuesday, September 10 at 1:30 p.m. at the Texas Capitol Building, Hearing Room E1.030 in Austin.

Ensuring fair and representative maps is a high priority issue for the League nationwide. Gerrymandered districts strip rights away from voters. League members are asked to attend and speak. Some who work until 5:00 hope to come and speak as well, if the hearing goes on long enough.

LWV resources to help you prepare are located here. More are available here.

Issues referenced by this action alert: