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Slay the Gerrymander Happy Hour

March 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Reclaim the Power of YOUR VOTE at the Slay the Gerrymander Happy Hour!

Join Draw the Lines PA and Fair Districts PA for a fun, face-filled happy hour event and discuss the latest in PA Redistricting Reform. Enjoy good conversation, light bites and beverages, and play a few games for a chance to win prizes!

Learn about:

  • How gerrymandering can affect your access to fair representation
  • Advocacy efforts and steps you can take to address redistricting reform in PA as we gear up for 2021, the census, and redrawing of district lines
  • A new citizens’ advocacy effort that allows PA voters – YOU – to draw your own state voting districts using digital mapping software
  • How to enter Draw the Lines’ state-wide mapping competition for the chance to win cash prizes and save democracy!

Special Guest Speakers:

  • Will Anderson – Small Business Owner, B-PEP Planning Council, PA Workforce and Development Committee
  • Anna Fisher – Associate Professor of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, and Fair Districts PA spokesperson
  • Rachel Colker – Western PA Coordinator, Draw the Lines PA

This event is free and open to the public. Registration required. Register here.

Venue

Biddle’s Escape
401 Biddle Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15221 United States
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