To create precincts with comparatively equal populations was the aim.
What does EP stand for?
EP stands for Equal Population (sectorization method)
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We have 85 other meanings of EP in our Acronym Attic
- Entry Point
- Envelope (printing industry)
- Enviro-Protect (Cameroon)
- Environmental Performance (California)
- Environmental Profile
- Enzootic Pneumonia (swine mycoplasmosis)
- Epididymal Protein
- Epileptic Psychosis (neurology)
- Epoxy Paint
- Equal Partition
Samples in periodicals archive:
These delimitations should be made according to the proportional of population instead of equal population.
In Springfield, that boils down to districts with roughly equal populations, he said.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Draft plans are constantly being evaluated to ensure they meet equal population requirements and comply with the federal Voting Rights Act.
Engelman proposes various theories, all reasonable and feasible, that examine how we evolved from a species that shared the planet with other species of equal populations to one that has not only driven many of our planetary roommates to extinction, but now also threatens to render the same fate to ourselves.
Carr, which led to the state of Tennessee redrawing its district boundaries such that all had equal populations and, therefore, equal representation, helped set off a reapportionment revolution in which equal representation came to be enforced by the courts and implemented by legislatures, which in turn would have profound effects on the distribution of public expenditures and other vital political questions.