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Santa Clara County lawmakers narrow redistricting proposals

Original post made on Nov 4, 2021

County lawmakers will focus on three possible maps for changing local political boundaries, which were advanced by a 3-2 vote on Tuesday. The maps will face further consideration later this month.

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Posted by TorreyaMan
a resident of Palo Verde
on Nov 4, 2021 at 11:33 am

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Nowhere in this article do I see a link to the three discussed maps (or did I miss something?). Viewing the maps would have been extremely useful.

Posted by jvpadojino
digital editor of Palo Alto Online
on Nov 5, 2021 at 12:04 pm

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Hi @TorreyaMan, my name is Jamey Padojino, digital editor at Palo Alto Online. Thank you for bringing this up. The maps have been added to the story.

Posted by Me 2
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 5, 2021 at 4:43 pm

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"it's about people and how people relate to each other"

i.e., people with the same political leanings.

It's gerrymandering. The linguistic twists and turns this political body is doing is actually quite hilarious.