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An updating tracker of proposed congressional maps — and whether they might benefit Democrats or Republicans in the 2022 midterms and beyond.
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The partisan breakdown of this proposed map in Louisiana
partisan lean of districts:
There are 1 Democratic-leaning seat and 5 Republican-leaning seats in this proposed map.Change from old map: None.
Map source: Republican state Sen. Sharon Hewitt
The competitiveness and fairness of Louisiana's maps
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
The demographic and partisan breakdown of this proposed map in Louisiana
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The racial makeup of each district is of the voting-age population.
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A group of Black Louisiana voters, backed by the NAACP, filed a federal lawsuit challenging the state's congressional redistricting plan on grounds that it violates Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act.
Who controls redistricting in Louisiana right now?
Neither party fully controls the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and passed by the Republican state legislature and signed into law by the Democratic governor.
All of the other proposed maps in Louisiana