Even lawmakers admit the final versions must look significantly different than they do now before they can be used as the platform for future elections.
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Democrats could have the upper hand if proposals for state House and Senate maps hold after changes and potential court scrutiny.
‘They can do it too:’ redistricting groups hope to set examples for lawmakers with publicly-sourced maps
Two groups say political boundaries they produced included input from people who all want their voices heard.
Once state-appointed experts have combed through the new detailed population counts from last year’s census, lawmakers will have what they need to officially start the once-a-decade process.
Four of Pennsylvania’s most powerful lawmakers are accepting applications to chair the redistricting commission, and advocates are hoping for independence.