Bipartisan coalition calls for redistricting reform

The Daily Sentinel – An unlikely coalition of former elected leaders from both sides of the political spectrum have joined forces to fix what they say is wrong with the way the state redraws congressional and legislative district lines.

The coalition includes two former governors, three past speakers of the Colorado House, two former secretaries of state and numerous state representatives and senators.

Along with the League of Women Voters, the coalition submitted a proposed ballot measure Wednesday to change the way the state redraws congressional and legislative boundaries every 10 years, after the U.S. Census reports population changes.

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