Redistricting special election results

By Ardith Van Riper

The Ho-Chunk Nation membership voted in a Special Election for Redistricting and Reapportionment on Friday, October 12, 2018.

The membership voted on three scenario choices, #4, #6, and #10.

The Ho-Chunk Nation Election Board certified Scenario #10 received the most votes.

Under Scenario #10, the number of Legislators remains the same, but the Districts change. The
new Districts number 1, 2, 3, and 4. The new District 4 consist of old District 5 and includes the same
geographic territory.

District 1 Legislators are Reps. Thundercloud, Smith, and Greengrass. District 2 Legislators are Reps. White Eagle, Lincoln, and Estebo.

District 3 are Reps. Walker, Jr., DeCamp, and Visintin. District 4 are Reps. LoneTree-Whiterabbit, Mullen, TwoBears, and Whiterabbit.

Ho-Chunk Nation tribal members from the St. Paul area developed and submitted Scenario #10.