2021 December Public Affairs Series - Redistricting in Minnesota and Dakota County - How Will Our Representation Change?
Following the 2020 Census, Minnesota's political boundaries will be redrawn as we head into the 2022 midterm elections. Minnesota narrowly retained all eight congressional districts, but redistricting is bound to alter the balance of power politically, on all levels.
We'll hear about the outlook for the Minnesota Legislature, Dakota County, and Minnesota's congressional map from our two speakers; State of Minnesota Senior Demographer, Dr. Eric Guthrie and Tom Novak,Director, Public Services & Revenue at Dakota County.
***As a reminder: CDC recommends wearing a mask in crowded settings with other people. Dakota Country Regional Chamber (DCRC) staff will be wearing masks while attending events***