by Nick Hendershot
The LWVBurlCo's “Redistricting Reform for a Fairer New Jersey” program, held November 7, 2018, was well-received by approximately 30 attendees. Ben Williams, JD, of the Princeton Gerrymandering Project, presented the legal aspects of gerrymandering, including discussing case law. Will Adler, also of the Princeton Gerrymandering Project, analyzed the metrics of gerrymandering using statistical models. Helen Kioukis, LWV NJ, updated the audience on the status of the state League’s redistricting initiative and plans for its future, along with thoughts on what individuals can do to further its goals.