The latest in PA redistricting

  • Draw the Lines video series of Pennsylvanians discussing the Citizens' Map

    November 17th, 2021

    Draw the Lines is proud to introduce a new video series that will interview the people who helped contribute to the PA Citizens' Map. Some are senior citizens. Some aren't even seniors in high school. They come from all over PA, with a range of backgrounds. They focused on different goals in their own maps, like compactness, minimizing splits, honoring the Voting Rights Act, or pursuing competitive elections. All are focused on a transparent process and better maps than 2011.

  • Citizen Map Corps members give their thoughts on draft legislative maps to LRC

    November 15th, 2021

    The PA Legislative Reapportionment Commission will field testimony on Nov. 15, 2021 on citizen-drawn state legislative maps. Here is ours.

  • DTL calls on legislature to immediately produce a congressional map

    October 26th, 2021

    Draw the Lines today publicly called on the General Assembly to swiftly and transparently produce a draft map of congressional districts for public comment, using the 2020 Census data released in August, citing its own Pennsylvania Citizens’ Map as an example of a fair and sound map that was produced using input from thousands of Pennsylvanians who drew their own districts.

  • Sampling the public comments on the PA Citizens' Map

    October 21st, 2021

    Draw the Lines has been fielding public comments on our Citizens' Map since we released it in Sept. Here's a sample. We expect the General Assembly to do the same and release a draft map for public comment.

  • David Thornburgh's testimony to the House State Gov't Cmte

    October 20th, 2021

    Our chair testified to the House State Government Committee about congressional redistricting on Oct. 20. Read and watch his testimony.

  • Draw the Lines to present Citizens' Map to legislators

    October 11th, 2021

    On Oct. 26th, Draw the Lines will be sharing the Citizens' Map directly with legislators, and helping them "piece together" PA's next voting districts.

  • Draw the Lines Releases first-ever Pennsylvania Citizens’ Map of congressional districts

    September 8th, 2021

    Using Census Data released in August, the Citizens’ Map was produced by over 7,200 Pennsylvanians