UPDATED Jan. 14, 2022, at 5:35 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. How this works »

Who controls redistricting in Kansas 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 Democratic governor (but legislative Republicans have the numbers to override a potential veto).
  • June 1, 2022
    Deadline for congressional candidates to file (therefore map should be set by this date)
partisan lean of districts:
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Latest updates
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Oct. 26, 2021
The Kansas Legislature announced plans to hold four additional public hearings on the redistricting process in November.
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July 9, 2021
Kansas lawmakers are planning to hold 14 town halls to gather public input on the redistricting process. The full schedule is available here.
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May 20, 2021
The Kansas Office of Revisor of Statutes issued proposed guidelines and criteria for the redistricting process.

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