News Briefing - Challenging the New Redistricting Lines in Prince William County, VA. - Tuesday, June 7th

News Briefing - Challenging the New Redistricting Lines in Prince William County, VA. - Tuesday, June 7th

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 New America Media invites you to a special briefing

FIGHTING FOR THE MINORITY VOTE
Challenging the New Redistricting Lines in Prince William County, VA.
--A TEST CASE FOR SUBURBAN AMERICA?

Learn what one group of civic activists is doing to challenge a county's redistricting lines that divide HIspanic, Asian and black populations into multiple districts, diluting the minority vote. What's happening in Prince William County, Va., could be a blueprint for fast-growing minority communities in other suburbs around the country.

What: the 2010 Census reveals about the growing ethnic minority vote in America's suburbs

How: redistricting could increase or diminish minority voting power

Why: Virginia New Majority is waging a "war of maps"

Where: Meaza restaurant
              5700 Columbia Pike, Falls Church, VA
              (parking out front)

When: Tuesday, June 7, 11 am to 1 pm (lunch included)

RSVP to: Anthony Advincula
                 aadcincula@newamericamedia.org  212-929-2773 or

                 Alexandra Moe
                 amoe@newamericamedia.org  202-615-6145