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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Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation awards nearly $10 million in democracy grants

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation announced today it is giving $10 million in grants to a dozen civil and voting rights advocacy groups. Each …

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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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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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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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Democratic legislators in Gwinnett demand transparent redistricting

Areas with a high concentration of people of color make them prime spots for legislators to carve up, said Marijke Kylstra, a redistricting coordinator for …

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Georgia voters

State leaders explain what redistricting means for Savannah

“It impacts the resources that our communities will see for the next ten years, and it impacts whether our elected officials are going to fairly …

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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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