Joan Bray http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Six-judge panel hears redistricting proposals for Mo. House and Senate seats http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/six-judge-panel-hears-redistricting-proposals-mo-house-and-senate-seats <p>Numerous proposals to redraw Missouri&rsquo;s <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">State House </a>and <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">Senate</a> district maps were delivered today to a six-judge panel in Jefferson City.</p><p>The interested parties include several current and former lawmakers from both political parties.&nbsp; A coalition of St. Louis-area senators pitched a map&nbsp;that&#39;s designed to&nbsp;prevent the region from losing a State Senate seat.&nbsp; Republican <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/11info/members/mem15.htm">Eric Schmitt</a> of Glendale says the metro area has not lost enough population to justify losing a Senate district. Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:41:27 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2246 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Six-judge panel hears redistricting proposals for Mo. House and Senate seats