Letter to the Editor
April 1, 2020
Fairmaps is an advisory referendum asking for a change in the process used for voter redistricting, which is done after each census. This referendum is on the Monroe County April 7 ballot.
In Wisconsin, the majority party after the census has control of redistricting. In the 2011 redistricting, the maps were drawn very secretly behind locked doors with no transparency for the public, are very partisan and were voted on quickly. This is called gerrymandering and is done by both...