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.
The partisan breakdown of Maine’s new map
partisan lean of districts:
There are 1 Democratic-leaning seat and 1 Republican-leaning seat in Maine’s new map.Change from old map: None.
Map source: Maine Apportionment Commission
The competitiveness and fairness of Maine'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 number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
The demographic and partisan breakdown of Maine’s new map
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The racial makeup of each district is of the voting-age population.
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Who controls redistricting in Maine right now?
Neither party fully controls the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn by a bipartisan commission made up of state legislators and citizens, but the Democratic state legislature can modify or reject the commission's proposals. The final map must be passed by two-thirds of each chamber and signed into law by the Democratic governor.