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Capitol Chatter: Redistricting throws voters into unknown territory  

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ST. PAUL -- Many Minnesota voters don't know where they are.

At least, many don't know where they live in terms of political districts after congressional, legislative and many local boundaries were redrawn earlier this year.


Fewer than a quarter of Minnesotans stopping in the state Senate's State Fair booth knew their new legislative district and candidates, long-time Senate public information official Scott Magnuson said.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.