CHARLOTTE, N.C. - There's a push to change the way voting districts are drawn in North Carolina.
Current law allows whatever party is in control of the legislature to redraw voting districts every 10 years.
In 2010, that created a huge advantage for Republicans.
Former Mayor Richard Vinroot, a Republican, held a news conference Thursday to suggest a new commission for redistricting – two days after voters went to the polls.
Eyewitness News reporter Jim Bradley was at that conference and will have more details on Vinroot’s proposal Thursday at 5 p.m.
Former mayor wants changes to how NC draws voting districts
Lowe's announces nearly 2,400 layoffs for full-time workers
Suspect in fatal shooting of Orlando officer captured
National policy for law enforcement emphasizes de-escalation
Search underway for gunman after shots fired into home with 2-year-old inside