Can New Maps Clean Up Illinois Politics?

Mar 18, 2014

A non-partisan group looking to overhaul the future of politics in Illinois is picking up the pace of its campaign.  “Yes for Independent Maps” is coordinating an effort to amend the Illinois constitution: it would take the power of drawing state legislative boundaries away from lawmakers and put it in the hands of an independent panel.  

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WNIJ’s Susan Stephens spoke with the campaign’s manager, Michael Kolenc.