Gerrymandering

Canvasser Training - Detroit

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Sat, Aug 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Our solution will amend Michigan’s Constitution to create an Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission that will use a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps. We are recruiting a team of 10,000+ volunteers who will help us spread the word about the proposal in their communities, and we need your help!

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The Anchor Bar,: 450 W. Fort Street, Detroit Michigan 48226 US

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Canvasser Training - Sterling Heights

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Sat, Aug 18, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Our solution will amend Michigan’s Constitution to create an Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission that will use a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps. We are recruiting a team of 10,000+ volunteers who will help us spread the word about the proposal in their communities, and we need your help!

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Panera Bread, 36808 Van Dyke Sterling Heights, MI 48312: 36808 Van Dyke, Sterling Heights MI 48312 US

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100th Town Hall - Detroit

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Thu, Aug 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign to end the role partisan gerrymandering plays in Michigan elections. This year, voters will have the chance to vote YES on Proposal 2 on November 6, 2018, to create a fair, impartial, and transparent redistricting process!

Our volunteer campaign wrote a constitutional amendment to fix this critical issue after hosting 33 Town Hall in 33 days in 2016, collecting feedback from thousands of Michiganders. Now we are hosting our campaign’s 100th Town Hall!

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Swords Into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery: 33 E. Adams, Detroit Michigan 48226 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Clinton Township

Date: 
Wed, Aug 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.
Join us at a Town Hall in Clinton Township to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps!
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The current process and how it impacts your vote on Election Day

Location: 
Clinton-Macomb Public Library, South Branch 35679 S Gratiot Clinton Township, MI 48035: 35679 S. Gratiot, Clinton Township Michigan 48035 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Marquette

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Tue, Aug 21, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign to end the toxic role partisan gerrymandering plays in Michigan elections.

Join us at a Town Hall in Marquette to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps!

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Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church
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305 W Magnetic St, Marquette, Michigan 49855

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Garden City

Date: 
Thu, Aug 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Join us at a Town Hall in Garden City to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps! We'll be in the Maple Room.

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Maplewood Community Center 31735 Maplewood St, Garden City: 31735 Maplewood St, Garden City MI 48135 US

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A Very Gerry Birthday Bash - Warren

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Sat, Jul 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Join Voters Not Politicians as we mark the end of gerrymandering by celebrating the birthday of the man who gave his name to the practice - Elbridge Gerry.

Come out to Kuhnhenn Brewing Co. in Warren for this volunteer meet up! We’ll raise a glass for a farewell toast to the Father of Gerrymandering before we end the unfair process for good this Election Day.

Whether you were part of our historic signature collection effort last fall, or you’ve just learned about Voters Not Politicians, now is the time to join with thousands of volunteers from every corner of the state.

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Kuhnhenn Brewing Company: 5919 Chicago Road, Warren MI 48092 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Owosso

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:15pm

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The Voters Not Politicians ballot committee is hosting Redistricting Reform Town Halls across Michigan, and we're coming to Owosso! We'll be at Roma’s Back Door, in the side dining room, adjacent to the bar. Space is limited so please RSVP to ensure you get a spot!

This is an opportunity for voters to learn about gerrymandering, discuss solutions, and get involved. It will start with a fun and engaging introduction to the facts, then move into a discussion with your neighbors and current volunteers.

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Roma’s Back Door 200 E Comstock St Owosso, MI 48867

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Rally to Fight the Dark Money Lawsuit Against Michigan Voters

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Tue, Jul 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm

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Michigan voters are under attack, and we need your help.

Join us on Tuesday, July 10th at 12:00pm in Detroit to stop the attack on Michigan's redistricting proposal.

A measure to end gerrymandering in Michigan just qualified for the November ballot -- and it's already under attack. A dark money group is backing a lawsuit to stop the people of Michigan from voting on whether to end gerrymandering.

Location: 
Riverwalk across from Panera Bread: 300 Atwater St, Detroit Michigan 48226 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall

Date: 
Thu, Jun 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

The Voters Not Politicians ballot committee is hosting Redistricting Reform Town Halls across Michigan, and we're coming to Farmington Hills! We'll be Antioch Lutheran Church.

This is an opportunity for voters to learn about gerrymandering, discuss solutions, and get involved. It will start with a fun and engaging introduction to the facts, then move into a discussion with your neighbors and current volunteers.

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Antioch Lutheran Church: 33360 W 13 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills Michigan 48334 US

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