Time to Vote-Why Vote


  • Civic Duty
  • Issues like Healthcare, Climate, Gun Safety, Foreign Relations, Economy
  • 14th Amendment
  • Know the candidates
  • Good example for kids

But if those are not enough here are some less intellectual more personal reasons

  • Vote for 11 fellow Pennsylvanians from Squirrel Hill who will not vote tomorrow
  • Vote for 17 fellow US citizens from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida who will not vote tomorrow
  • Vote for people across the US who are being disenfranchised by restrictive voting laws.
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Gerrymandering on Ballot in 2018

The next decade is on the ballot in 2018

Besides the issues with curbing our President by taking control of the House and Senate, the state representatives elected this year will  have a good chance of controlling redistricting.

From an article in Vox by Andrew Prokop

Whoever emerges victorious in key November races will have a huge amount of power over the next congressional redistricting — a crucial event in national politics that comes up only once every ten years.Read the rest

A Citizen’s Perspective: Voter Rights and Disenfranchisement

A Citizen’s Perspective

A Monthly Forum to Discuss Current Issues

Monday September 10
7:30 – 9pm at the Tredyffrin Library
582 Upper Gulph Road, Wayne

Voting Rights and Voter Disenfranchisement

We have taken a couple of months off for summer, but it is time to get started once
again with our current events forum. Lots of issues to talk about, but we are going
to start with a very important issue…
Voting Rights and Voter Disenfranchisement
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Help Tredyffrin Township Oppose Gerrymandering

Tuesday evening at the Tredyffrin Township Supervisors Meeting.

For details click on the link: First Fair Districts Session W Supervisors


A small group of Fair Districts PA members from Tredyffrin have been working towards getting a supporting resolution passed by our township supervisors. The next step is that we will be introducing the topic, explaining why it is so important to our democracy, presenting signed petitions and encouraging a supporting resolution at the Tredyffrin Township Supervisors meeting on Tuesday Feb.… Read the rest

Shusterman on Gerrymandering

Picture of 7th Congressional District as it contorts across 5 counties from Montgomery and Chester into Berks and Lancaster


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