Citizen Whip Count
Find out where your legislators stand on S6725/A9834 (Sponsored by Sen. Schneiderman and Assem. Jeffries). Make a call to their offices and let us know what they said.Read more
The Census Bureau counts incarcerated people as residents of the communities where prisons located, as opposed to their home communities. Counting incarcerated people in the wrong place skews legislative representation and the political power of our communities.
The Statewide Coalition to End Prison-Based Gerrymandering seeks to eliminate this practice by changing how the state and counties use the Census data for the purpose of legislative redistricting.