JAY MCFARLAND

OPINION: What the heck is Proposition 4 and does it matter?

Oct 12, 2018, 6:02 PM | Updated: Aug 3, 2022, 2:48 pm
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What the heck is Proposition 4? It’s on the 2018 election ballot. We’ve heard so much about Proposition 2, but nothing about this despite the fact that it could impact the future of politics as we know them in Utah.

Prop 4, also known as Independent Redistricting Commission Initiative, is an attempt to create governing boards that will oversee and potentially reigns in gerrymandering.

Will the measure be enough to get rid of Utah’s blatant gerrymandering? Will Prop 4 give more power to the Utah Democrats? Or will it keep the power in the hands of the Utah Republicans?


Jay Mcfarland hosts the JayMac News Show as well as the fictional podcast, Hosts of Eden. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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OPINION: What the heck is Proposition 4 and does it matter?