The redistricting process will almost certainly end up in court. A Republican-backed proposal would automatically send all cases to the state’s conservative-controlled high court.
Evers wants the next maps to return to rewarding compromise and service, rather than conflict, but a 2021 battle is expected.
“The People’s Maps Commission is so people can see and courts can see how rigged the system is.”
Rigged maps from 2011 lead to an Assembly and Senate out of whack with the people’s preferences nearly a decade later.
Public commission is a sharp departure from 2011’s gerrymandering and secrecy oaths
'State of State' also includes a showdown over gerrymandering
GOP: Constitution let politicians draw maps. Critics: Let's change constitution
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