The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) hosted a panel of election experts as part of our 2012 Election Series, taking a closer look at congressional races. Our experts discussed the most important House and Senate races across the country and how they’ll affect which party will hold the two chambers of Congress. The Democracy Project released its 2012 Redistricting report outlining the impact of the 2012 redistricting cycle on the number of competitive seats and the make-up of the House of Representatives. The Democracy Project’s 2012 Election Series explores in depth our nation’s electoral system, campaigns, and the political outlook for November 2012. Report
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Secretary Dan Glickman Senior Fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center Former Representative from Kansas
Panel discussion featuring
Rep. Tom Davis (R-VA) Director of Legislative Affairs & Public Policy, Deloitte & Touche LLP Former Chair, National Republican Congressional Committee Rep. Martin Frost (D-TX) Shareholder, Polsinelli Shugart PL Former Chair, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
John Fortier Director, BPC Democracy Project
New Bipartisan Policy Center Report on 2012 Redistricting Shows Lowest Number of Competitive Seats in 40 Years