House panel approves Senate redistricting plan View a map of the redistricting plans on newsok.com
But the Senate receives criticism for its decision to hire a consultant.
BY MICHAEL MCNUTT •
Published: May 13, 2011
The Senate’s plan to redraw its 48 districts won the approval Thursday of a House panel but not before drawing criticism from several House members for hiring a political consultant and including oddly drawn districts.
To view the new Senate districts, go to www.oksenate.gov/index.aspx and click on “Senators” on the top of the page. On the drop-down menu, click on “District Maps” and then click on “New Senate District Maps (2011).” Several maps are available to view by clicking on their title. They include a statewide map and maps of proposed Senate districts in Canadian, Cleveland, Oklahoma and Tulsa counties.