UPDATED Sep. 28, 2021, at 5:58 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.

Who controls redistricting in Mississippi 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 Republican governor.
  • Jan. 1, 2022
    Date that candidates begin filing for congressional runs (therefore map should be set by this date)
 
partisan lean of districts:
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4 districts
majority
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4 districts
Latest updates
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July 12
The Mississippi Legislature's two standing redistricting committees released their schedule for nine public hearings between August 6-23.
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April 1
Lieutenant Governor Hosemann announced the members of the Standing Joint Legislative Committee on Reapportionment and Standing Joint Congressional Redistricting Committee.

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The competitiveness and fairness of Mississippi's maps
Median seat
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Old mapR+9.9
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Efficiency gap
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
Old mapR+10.3
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Competitiveness
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
Old map0/4
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