March 30, 2020

Chicago Daily Herald: Time is running out to end gerrymandering, an enemy of democracy


By State Sen. Melinda Bush

During an unprecedented health crisis, it is difficult to focus on anything else. I certainly hope you are all taking this as seriously as I am — observing social distancing best practices, washing your hands frequently and taking steps to protect the most at-risk individuals in your life.

At the same time, sometimes other circumstances also demand our attention. I write this op-ed because, frankly, circumstances demand we act now if we want to end gerrymandering in Illinois.

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