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Lawmakers’ work to redraw Iowa political districts will start in earnest in October. Here’s what you need to know – Des Moines Register

Show Caption Hide Caption Iowa redistricting includes scanning census data, Legislative votingIowa's approach to redistricting is different than other states. This is rare for the U.S., where the topic easily sparks debate between politicians.Christine Sanchez, WochitGov. Kim Reynolds is calling Iowa lawmakers back to the Capitol for a special session Oct. 5 to approve new legislative and congressional boundaries.The governor's action, and a new order from the Iowa Supreme Court moving the state's redistricting deadline back to Dec. 1, provided new clarity for the once-a-decade process that had been clouded by uncertainty.The rare special session is necessary to complete Iowa's redistricting process, …

 

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