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Fair Count continues Mapping Mondays as local redistricting revs up in Georgia legislature

As the Georgia General Assembly shifts its focus to local redistricting – the process of redrawing the lines of districts that determines our communities’ resources and who …

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Redistricting clears Ga. House, Senate

“This was not a deliberative process that valued the people of Georgia,” said Fair Count CEO Rebecca DeHart. “It was farcical, light-speed-rushed theatre, and it …

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Stacey Abrams Is Tackling Vaccine Hesitancy

This effort is led by Dr. Jeanine Abrams McLean, Fair Count’s president who is also a trained viral evolutionary biologist with former CDC experience. For …

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House Speaker David Ralston and Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan released proposed maps Tuesday on the eve of a special redistricting session. Rep. Sharon Cooper, left. is one of several lawmakers paired up with other incumbents in preliminary plans. Jill Nolin/Georgia Recorder

All you need to know as Georgia lawmakers divide decade’s worth of political spoils

Fair Count announced on Tuesday a partnership with the Center for Urban Research at The City University of New York’s Graduate Center to create a …

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Georgia’s immigrant voices speak up during redistricting

Fair Count… is helping the initiative, including providing tools to help underserved communities draw their own districts to present to lawmakers.

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Opinion: The underestimated value of conversation

Instead, he should look into launching something like the Count Me In initiative from the Southern Economic Advancement Project and Fair Count. The program hosted …

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As Communities of Color Grow, Racial Gerrymandering Takes Center Stage

Fair Count, a Georgia voting rights organization started by Stacey Abrams, has been organizing community mapping efforts in which marginalized people draw their own district …

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Fair Count Draws Georgians Into Redistricting with Education, Training – and Humor

ATLANTA – Fair Count is continuing the fight it started early this summer for a fair and equitable redistricting process, expanding its effective arsenal of …

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Georgia on Representable, showing some communities of interest across the state. Credit - Representable

Augusta residents learn to map communities’ invisible boundaries for legislative redistricting process

The maps created in the Fair Count file on Representable will be submitted to state legislators, giving people another way to make themselves heard. While …

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State lawmakers host redistricting town hall meeting

Members of Georgia’s Legislative Black Caucus and Fair Count are traveling around the state holding redistricting town hall meetings. Thursday night, they made a stop …

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