Redistricting vs. Gerrymandering

Redistricting vs. Gerrymandering

Redistricting is a generic and formal term for rearranging voting district boundaries after each decennial census. The goal is to roughly equalize the number of constituents represented by each elected official for a particular office. Fair redistricting would...
Redistricting vs. Gerrymandering

Voters Demand Fair Redistricting

by Corinne Dodge, 3/16/21 Congratulations to the citizens of Londonderry who vote 3 to 1, to pass a town warrant calling for an end to gerrymandering in NH. The vote, 1449 to 550 in support of the warrant article, indicates bipartisan support from the voters of...
Do You Deserve To Have Your Vote Counted?

Do You Deserve To Have Your Vote Counted?

If the voting machine can’t understand your intention when you fill out a ballot, the Secretary of State thinks you are stupid. And he thinks that stupid people’s vote should not count. Republican members of the House Election Law Committee seem to agree with him. You...
The Sleight of Hand Continues

The Sleight of Hand Continues

Property Tax Relief On The Way — Maybe? Meals and Rooms Tax SB 99 would return the municipal share of the Meals and Rooms Tax to its original 40%. This bill would not increase the Meals and Room Tax. It only increases the town and city share of the existing...