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Bipartisan Policy Center to Host Policy Discussion on Redistricting Reform Ahead of 2012 Elections

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Washington, D.C. – With the Iowa caucuses just weeks away, the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will host a policy discussion – Redistricting Reform: Drawing the Maps One Rorschach Test at a Time – this Friday, December 9, 2011, from 12:00-1:30PM. The discussion will focus on how potential redistricting reforms will impact next year’s presidential race.

The discussion will feature former Secretary Dan Glickman, now a BPC Senior Fellow; Aaron Blake, a political reporter at The Washington Post; John Fortier, Director of BPC’s Democracy Project; and David Wasserman, Editor of The Cook Political Report.

Follow BPC’s live tweets from the event @BPC_Bipartisan #gerrymandering.

This event is open to the press, but space is limited. To register, please email press@bipartisanpolicy.org.

BPC’s Democracy Project is a bipartisan initiative that analyzes and advocates for improvements to our democratic institutions. Co-chaired by former Secretaries Dan Glickman and Dirk Kempthorne and AOL co-founder Steve Case, the Democracy Project has assembled an Advisory Committee consisting of some of the nation’s top government, business, civic, military and academic leaders.

WHO:

Secretary Dan Glickman
Senior Fellow, BPC

Aaron Blake
Political reporter, The Washington Post

John Fortier
Director, BPC’s Democracy Project

David Wasserman
Editor, The Cook Political Report

WHAT:

Redistricting Reform: Drawing the Maps One Rorschach Test at a Time
Policy Discussion

WHERE:

Bipartisan Policy Center
1225 Eye Street NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 204-2400

WHEN:

Friday, December 9, 2011
12:00-1:30PM
Lunch will be served.

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Ashley Clark, Press Secretary
(202) 637-1456
aclark@bipartisanpolicy.org

2011-12-07 00:00:00

KEYWORDS: 2012 POLITICS, REDISTRICTING