UPDATED Sep. 28, 2021, at 5:58 PM

What Redistricting Looks Like In Every State

An updating tracker of proposed congressional maps — and whether they might benefit Democrats or Republicans in the 2022 midterms and beyond.

Who controls redistricting in Alabama in 2021?
Republicans fully control the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and passed by the Republican state legislature and signed into law by the Republican governor.
  • Jan. 28, 2022
    Deadline for congressional candidates to file (therefore map should be set by this date)
 
partisan lean of districts:
Old map
7 districts
majority
New map
7 districts
Latest updates
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July 21
The Alabama Election Protection Network aims to educate public about the mechanics and stakes of congressional and state legislative districitng.
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July 15
Alabama will solicit feedback at 28 public hearings during Sept. 2021.
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April 26
Alabama will retain all seven congressional seats following the 2020 census.

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The competitiveness and fairness of Alabama's maps
Median seat
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Old mapR+3.4
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Efficiency gap
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
Old mapR+11.3
New map
Competitiveness
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
Old map0/7
New map