Join LWV Oak Ridge as they host Jesse Mayshark, co-owner, editor, publisher of the Compass e-newspaper covering Knoxville politics and staff editor for the New York Times news service.
Analysis and recap of the redistricting process in Tennessee in 2021-22. This will include examining both local and state procedures, quality and fairness of maps submitted/accepted, inclusion/exclusion of communities of interest, lessons learned, etc.
Relevance: Redistricting is a major initiative of the League of Women Voters of US with flow-down to all state Leagues. Voting rights for every eligible voter is a constitutional right - not a privilege.
January 18, 2022 12 pm - 1 pm EST / 11 am - 12 pm CST