Updates to the ARP
The easiest way to keep up with new updates is to follow the American Redistricting Project on Twitter @MappingAmerica.
The Census Bureau’s director, Steven Dillingham, announced the Bureau’s intention of conducting a swift, complete, and accurate census by September 30th. Some are expressing concerns over accuracy and likelihood of errors due to a compacted schedule.
The Michigan Legislature trimmed 20 names from the list of applicants for the state’s new redistricting commission.
Some Montanans are pushing back against the September 30th end date of the 2020 census.
Governor Sununu vetoed a proposed redistricting bill that would have created an independent redistricting commission.
Some Pennsylvania counties have as low as a 33% response rate to the census.
Applications for Governor Evers’ “People’s Map Commission” closed on July 31.