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.
All of the proposed maps in Maryland
|Draft commission plan||Proposed||Maryland Citizens Redistricting Commission|
Who controls redistricting in Maryland in 2021?
Democrats fully control the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and passed by the Democratic state legislature and signed into law by the Republican governor (but legislative Democrats have the numbers to override a potential veto).
- Feb. 22, 2022Deadline for congressional candidates to file (therefore map should be set by this date)
partisan lean of districts:
The latest in Maryland
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The Maryland Citizens Redistricting Commission (Governor Hogan's advisory panel) proposed an illustrative congressional plan. Final maps must be passed by the state legislature and signed by the Governor.
The Maryland Citizens Redistricting Commission launched a portal to allow members of the public to submit proposed redistricting plans online.
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Sept. 9, 2021
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The competitiveness and fairness of Maryland's maps
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
|Draft commission plan||D+7.9|
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
|Draft commission plan||R+10.8|
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
|Draft commission plan||0/8|