2019 LWV Program on Redistricting




On Saturday, November 9, 2019, the League of Women Voters, the Texas Civil Rights Project, and Fair Maps Texas sponsored a public forum on redistricting. The meeting was designed to help attendees learn about redistricting in Texas. Included was a training on why and how to prepare public testimony to present at a legislative hearing. The handouts referred to in the video are available below.

Speakers for the evening were:

  • Dr. Robert Lowry, Professor in the Political Science Program at UT Dallas

  • Elisabeth MacNamara, immediate past President of LWV-US

  • David Jones, President of Clean Elections Texas


The moderator was:

  • Joaquin Gonzalez, Attorney for Texas Civil Rights Project


Also speaking was Stephanie Swanson, LWV-Texas Issue Chair for Redistricting.

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Click here to view an LWV testimony guide.

Click here to view recommendations for a fair and open process.

Click here to view a list of online resources.