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Re-districting needed
Why don’t we have more choice of candidates in Illinois elections? Primarily because the party in control can stack the deck in their favor by manipulating voting districts.
Fair maps can help break down machine
Illinois government needs serious repair.
Independent map needed
The push to put the Independent Map Amendment on the ballot for the upcoming election has been actively moving ahead.
Support voters, support Independent Map Amendment
These are the same old tired political insiders that think that the status quo in Illinois is OK because it benefits them. Well, it’s not OK.
Allow map question on Nov. ballot
Our Illinois government is broken when career politicians from either party can rig elections by drawing legislative maps to benefit themselves.
Illinois Elections Should Reflect the Will of the People, Coalition says
The people of Illinois have been denied competitive elections and have been saddled with too many legislators who care more about their own self-interest than the will of the people.”
Map Amendment Update
The Redistricting or MAP Amendment measure is currently awaiting a decision by the Illinois Supreme Court to determine whether or not that measure will appear on the November ballot.
Map opponents seem to be shunning law
Our highest court is hearing one of the most important cases it will ever hear...
System's rigged; Illinois needs independent maps
This is the first time in 22 years that a citizen initiative in Illinois has made it this far for any reform.
Unlike other states, Illinois makes it hard to get measures on ballot
Illinoisans can only bypass Springfield by changing Illinois’ Constitution.
Gerrymandering has to stop
What can we do now? We live in a senior retirement building and many are a part of the 563,000 who signed petitions to put the Independent Map Amendment on the ballot in November.
Give democracy a chance in Illinois
The Independent Map Amendment would reform the rules and process for drawing legislative maps, resulting in a system that is transparent, fair and impartial.
Independent Maps is the only way to save Illinois
Illinois elections should reflect the will of the people, not the politicians.
Map amendment deserves a chance
Illinois government is broken. Career politicians go behind closed doors and rig elections by drawing legislative maps to benefit themselves.
Redistricting reform proponents say voters need voice over legislators' self interest
“The commission-drawn maps would be required to protect the voting rights of racial and ethnic minorities, and the maps would be drawn without regard to incumbency or partisanship,”
Illinois needs Independent Map Amendment
The Independent Map Amendment proposes to end the rigged legislative districts that unfairly favor political incumbents.
The power of Madigan's map
Illinois politicians love to be involved in choosing their voters...
Bad government is bipartisan
One source of opposition comes from entrenched office-holders.
Independent process needed for redistricting
What seems like a basic premise of our political process is being opposed by the political powers in Springfield.
Vote to curtail politician fraud
We can get rid of this rigged system in Illinois and stop career politicians from drawing their districts behind closed doors.
Democracy in Court’s hands
It is no secret that Illinois government is broken. Career politicians draw legislative maps behind closed doors to benefit only themselves.
Put Illinois back on the right track
The Independent Map Amendment would help put Illinois back on the right track.
Time for voters to take back power from Springfield politicians
“In America, politicians should not pick their voters; voters should pick their politicians.”
Will I get a chance to vote for the remap amendment this year?
This would seem to be democracy in action, right?
Let's hope for Supreme Court ruling in favor of the people
Hopefully, the Supreme Court will side with the more than half million citizens who signed the petition...

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