Congressional Redistricting Reform Story on WVXU

Howard Wilkinson covered the congressional redistricting story today on NPR Morning Edition. He did a good job clearly explaining Ohio’s congressional redistricting history and what the current initiative is about to amend the constitution so that Ohio’s districts are drawn fairly – his accompanying article is on the WVXU website. One interesting fact is that because Ohio’s population is declining and probably losing a congressional district in 2022 after the 2020 census, without redistricting reform we would go from the current 12/4 Republican/Democrat split to 12/3 making it even more unfair and unrepresentative than it already is…