The practice of "Gerrymandering" is the greatest threat to American Democracy. This practice allows politicians to select their constituents rather than the voters choosing who represents them. Today constituent selection can be accomplished with computerized pin point accuracy. A number of progressive organizations are trying to convince our Virginia government to institute a fair, nonpartisan system of establishing voting districts.
The Peninsula Progressive Network are shown here planning a public meeting to discuss gerrymandering issues On May 7 between 3:00 and 5:00 at the Williamsburg Regional Library on Scotland Street. The One Virginia 2021 movie, "Gerryrigged" will be shown following by a panel discussion.
The meeting is open to the public. Voters are encouraged to attend and learn how great threat Gerrymandering is to system of government.
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