Hours after the Texas Legislature released the first draft of the redistricting map, Fair Maps Texas held a press conference featuring a diverse group of Texans who criticized gerrymandering and called for a fair redistricting process. The Texans demanded better representation as they spoke out on the impact that the current districting map has imposed on them and urged U.S Congress to pass the For the People Act and John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Watch the full news conference here:
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Replay video from the Aug. 24 League of Women Voters Community Forum on Redistricting, designed to help people learn about the issue and prepare testimony for upcoming public input meetings by the Texas House Redistricting Committee.