A Comparative Overview of California Redistricting Reform Proposals in 2007

Publication Date: May 2007

Publisher: Center for Governmental Studies

Author(s): Shakari Byerly

Research Area: Redistricting

Keywords: California redistricting

Type: Report

Coverage: California


CGS recently published a straightforward, comprehensive overview of California's 2007 redistricting reform proposals to assist legislators, the media and interested citizens in understanding the redistricting reform measures. In an easy-to-read format, the Comparative Overview details the major provisions of the pending legislative and ballot initiative proposals listed below. It also compares them against the components of the ideal redistricting plan previously developed by CGS and other civic organizations.