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The partisan breakdown of this proposed map in Michigan
partisan lean of districts:
There are 5 Democratic-leaning seats, 6 Republican-leaning seats and 2 highly competitive seats in this proposed map.Change from old map: +1 Democratic-leaning seat, -2 Republican-leaning seats.
The competitiveness and fairness of Michigan's maps
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
|Commissioner Szetela plan||D+0.1|
|Commissioner Lange plan||R+2.3|
|"Birch" plan, version 2||R+2.4|
|"Apple" plan, version 2||R+2.7|
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
|Commissioner Szetela plan||D+8.1|
|"Birch" plan, version 2||D+0.4|
|"Apple" plan, version 2||R+0.1|
|Commissioner Lange plan||R+7.6|
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
|Commissioner Szetela plan||3/13|
|"Apple" plan, version 2||2/13|
|"Birch" plan, version 2||2/13|
|Commissioner Lange plan||2/13|
The demographic and partisan breakdown of this proposed map in Michigan
|District||Incumbent||Partisan lean||Racial makeup|
Lisa C. McClainR
The racial makeup of each district is of the voting-age population.
The latest in Michigan
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The Michigan state Supreme Court heard oral arguments for a challenge to the state's new congressional districts. Plaintiffs argued that the new districts, drawn by the state's independent redistricting commission, dilute the voting power of racial minority communities in violation of the Voting Rights Act.
The general counsel for Michigan's Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission announced her resignation, effective Feb. 25.
Who controls redistricting in Michigan in 2021?
Neither party fully controls the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and enacted by an independent commission made up of citizens.
All of the other proposed maps in Michigan