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Comment: A check on redistricting? (Score 1) 47

by learn1teach1 (#40822267) Attached to: US Census Bureau Offers Public API For Data Apps
Granted that this information has already been available on request, but maybe these new tools will make it easier for watchdog groups to crunch the census numbers themselves and act as a check on gerrymandering politicians, exposing redistricting plans that don't seem to square with the census data.

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