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County Dem and GOP Leaders React To Redistricting

Posted: Friday, April 15th, 2011 at 6:29 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

County Party leaders have weigned in on the new congressional maps.

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County Democrat Chair Anita Martin says she thinks the new plan is fair, but is awaiting a final signature from the Governor’s office before any major plans are made.

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Irene Blom, Chair of the Marion County Republicans says she’s a bit disappointed in the new map, as dividing the county in such a way will make campaigning more difficult. The Governor has three weeks to accept or reject the proposal.