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Schumer against non-partisan redistricting 'if other states aren't doing it'

Monday, November 08, 2010 - 09:27 AM

Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer warns about "losing all that seniority" if New York goes forward with plans for non-partisan redistricting, "if other states aren't doing it."

Earlier this fall, Schumer reportedly called Ed Koch, a major proponent of non-partisan redistricting, to register his opposition.

More on Schumer and redistricting here and here.

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Comments [1]

Jesse Towsen

This is a pretty cowardly stance from one of our strongest leaders. We don't deserve "all that seniority" if we're not willing to surrender it for fairness.

Nov. 09 2010 06:54 PM

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