We know that redistricting is a daunting task for anyone to undertake. It requires experience, time, money, technology, and personnel; all the things that any good campaign needs, and all things that are in short supply. Some of you have been doing redistricting for decades…and still don’t have a complete grasp on every trick of the trade. Others are working on redistricting for the first time…and have no idea where to start.
In both cases, The Foundation for the Future was created to help you! We have gathered together the leading political cartographers and strategists, demographic and electoral data analysts and, along with the National Democratic Redistricting Trust, legal scholars and litigators, to help Democrats put together redistricting plans that best reflect the emerging progressive attitudes of your state
Consider the Foundation for the Future to be your toolbox as you look to repair your state after years of Republican gerrymanders and mismanagement or to help you reinforce the dynamic progress your Democratic members have made throughout the decade. Take a spin through the Foundation for the Future Redistricting Resource Center and look at what ways we can be of assistance to you. Contact us with any questions you still have and let us help you redraw a progressive America!
Whether you just need a sounding board for your redistricting plans or need an expert to walk you through each step of the redistricting process, the Foundation for the Future is here to assist you.
Some of the answers to your questions can be found here on the Redistricting Resource Center. The rest of your questions can be answered by one of our strategists, analysts, demographers, cartographers, or legal scholars. Don’t try to reach for redistricting answers without reaching out to us.
Registering with the Foundation for the Future Redistricting Resource Center can provide you access to:
Redistricting can be confusing for even the most experienced person. It is easy to get lost in the array of map making software, layers of demographic and political data, and milieu of state and federal laws.
You have drawn a perfect map for your caucus. Congratulations. Now, is it really perfect? Have you compared it to all the data out there? Will it hold up in court? Will it still be perfect in 2016, 2018 and 2020?
Is your redistricting team in place? You will need a staff of operatives well versed in the technical, political, and legal aspects of redistricting. Utilize our Job Bank to find professionals from across the country that are interested in joining your redistricting team.