Gerrymandering finally explained!

Did you ever wonder why everyone in the USA hates their congressional representation as a whole, even though we all had a chance to vote for them in our own districts? One huge reason is gerrymandering, which is a devious method that political incumbents use to take away the power of our individual votes. This video provides a good explanation of how gerrymandering happens, and why it is so easy for incumbent politicians to exploit.

 

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Candidate Development With People You Really Like

Startup business advisors talk a lot about customer development and lead user discovery through interviewing the target service population. They advocate entrepreneurs should “get out of the building!” — go out and find interested constituents wherever they live, work, and play. Just imagine we could find better candidates for political offices this way!

Run-For.Us has discovered a great candidate development model here!

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