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Brookings Forum on the Public Mapping Project

posted Jan 10, 2011, 10:50 AM by Michael McDonald
The Brookings Institution is holding a public forum on the redistricting software on Thursday, January 20th from 9am to noon. Details are below.

Session 1: A Status Report on Redistricting in the United States

Moderator: Thomas Mann

W. Averell Chair and Senior Fellow

The Brookings Institution

Tim Storey

Senior Fellow

National Conference of State Legislatures

Clare Dyer

Manager, Mapping and Redistricting Section

Texas Legislative Council



Session 2: Redistricting Software Tutorial

Micah Altman

Nonresident Senior Fellow

The Brookings Institution

Michael McDonald

Nonresident Senior Fellow

The Brookings Institution

Session 3: Transparency and Public Participation

Moderator: Norman Ornstein

Resident Scholar

American Enterprise Institute

Cindi Canary


IllinoisCampaign for Political Reform     

Derek Cressman

Regional Director of State Operations for Western States

Common Cause


Quentin Kidd

Associate Professor

Christopher Newport University

Nancy Tate

Executive Director

The League of Women Voters of the United States


   To RSVP for this event, please call the Office of Communications at 202.797.6105 or click here.