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Orange County Won’t Seek AG Bonta’s Opinion on Redistricting Before Election

The Orange County Board of Supervisors will not hear state Attorney General Rob ’s opinion on the timing of recent district boundary changes, despite a request from Supervisor Katrina Foley.

draws new district lines based on census data every 10 years to balance changes in population numbers in the county. In November, the board approved the new map based on 2020 census data and adopted it in January.

Foley—whose District 2 has completely changed from the north coast region to central Orange County by the redistricting—questioned why the county implemented the new boundaries immediately, considering that 2022 is an election year.

Foley introduced a motion last month to direct the county counsel’s office to seek an opinion from Bonta on the matter, but the motion died during a May 10 board meeting when it failed to receive a second from fellow supervisors.

Ahead of the vote, Foley pointed out

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