New Jersey Legislative Redistricting Coalition

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New Jersey Legislative Redistricting Coalition
Party:Nonpartisan
Website:New Jersey Legislative Redistricting Coalition
The New Jersey Legislative Redistricting Coalition (NJLRC) is a nonpartisan coalition of community, civil rights, human rights, advocacy, and legal groups advocating for redistricting reform in New Jersey.

Mission

The mission of the NJLRC is "to promote and participate in a non-biased, nonpartisan approach towards the legislative redistricting process."[1]

Figure 1: This map was submitted by the New Jersey Legislative Redistricting Coalition in March 2011 to the redistricting commission for consideration in redrawing the state legislative districts.

Leadership

The NJLRC lists two Co-Chairmen:[2]

  • Roberto Fugone - Publisher of La Causa Newsletter and Director of La Casa de Don Pedro of Newark, New Jersey
  • Jerome Harris - Chairman of the Black Issues Convention

Membership

The following groups are members of the NJLRC:[3]

  • New Jersey State NAACP
  • New Brunswick NAACP
  • Plainfield NAACP
  • Metuchen/Edison-NAACP
  • Newark NAACP
  • NJBIC

  • Latinos in Action
  • Latino Action Network
  • GSBA
  • HBA-NJ
  • ABWL
  • LaCausa NJ

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