LWVGR Webinar on New Illinois Redistricting Maps.

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LWVGR sponsored a Zoom webinar on the impact of the newly drawn district lines.  These new districts will affect everything from Congressional district lines to local county board seats.

Our guest speakers were political journalist Madeleine Doubek, the Executive Director of CHANGE IL, and Paula Lawson, the LWVIL Issues Specialist on redistricting. Kathy Tate-Bradish, of the LWV-Evanston was the moderator.

Please view the webinar here.

Interactive district maps available

U.S. Congressional Districts in Northern and Central Illinois approved January, 2022.
U.S. Congressional Districts in Northern and Central Illinois approved January, 2022.
Illinois House Districts in Northern Illinois approved January, 2022.
Illinois House Districts in Northern Illinois approved January, 2022.

How does redistricting work? Through a process called apportionment. The National League explains it.

Terri Schierer