The process and political significance of congressional redistricting was examined, as well as redistricting during the civil rights movement. The practice of gerrymandering was also discussed.
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Barbara Bryant Director U.S. Census Bureau
Frank Parker Director Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law->Voting Rights Project
History of Congressional Redistricting
Experts spoke about the history of congressional redistricting. They described redistricting during the early years of the…
The History of the Census
The constitutional basis, purpose, and process of the decennial U.S. census are examined.
Mr. Frost spoke to reporters about how redistricting following the 2000 Census would affect the Democratic Party. He said that the…
Ms. Davis spoke via telephone about the Texas redistricting case due to be heard in oral arguments the next day at the…