By Matt Rothschild

The Democratic co-authors of the bills to ban gerrymandering in Wisconsin have requested a public hearing on them.

Sen. Jeff Smith and Rep. Deb Andraca introduced their bills ( Senate Bill 389 and  Assembly Bill 395) back on May 17.

On August 5, they sent a letter to the chair of the Senate Committee on Government Operations, Sen. Duey Stroebel, and the chair of the Assembly Committee on State Affairs, Rob Swearingen, to give those bills a hearing.

In their letter, Smith and Andraca stressed the urgency of this issue.

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