Ask your legislators to co-sponsor HJRCA43 and SJRCA26 today!
- The SBAC is part of the Illinois Redistricting Collaborative, a non-partisan coalition committed to a fair and transparent map drawing process. Click here to read our principles.
- 72% of Illinois voters support creating an independent commission
- The 2018 effort is based on the Franks Amendment, language supported by over 100 members of the General Assembly from both sides of the aisle in 2016.
- Small Business Takes a Stand Against Gerrymandering [Daily Herald Business Ledger Op-Ed by Elliot Richardson]
We are advocating for a constitutional amendment to establish an independent commission to draw state and federal representational boundaries. The amended process will also enhance transparency and citizen engagement.
Redistricting reform will ensure voters pick their elected officials, not the other way around.