Districting And Apportionment Committee Seeking Prisoners’ Home Addresses For Census Data

Members of the Montana Districting and Apportionment Commission agreed to send letters advocating for the collection of prisoner home addresses as opposed to being counted in a correctional facility to Montana’s top governing officials during their Tuesday meeting. This would have more impact on the 2030 census and congressional redistricting process but could impact the…

House Redistricting Raises Concerns About Future Political Outcomes

2020 Census data will be released Thursday which the District and Apportionment Commission will use to determine both congressional and state legislative districts. One contentious idea for drawing districts is their competitiveness which Democrats have pushed for while Republicans say the process shouldn’t create specific political outcomes. University of Montana political professor Rob Saldin says…