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 New Mexico’s new map
partisan lean of districts:
There are 1 Democratic-leaning seat and 2 highly competitive seats in New Mexico’s new map.Change from old map: -1 Democratic-leaning seat, -1 Republican-leaning seat, +2 highly competitive seats.
The competitiveness and fairness of New Mexico'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 New Mexico’s new map
|District||Incumbent||Partisan lean||Racial makeup|
Melanie A. StansburyD
Teresa Leger FernandezD
The racial makeup of each district is of the voting-age population.
The latest in New Mexico
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A New Mexico state court denied a motion for preliminary injunction by state Democrats seeking to block a challenge to the state's congressional map. As a result, the Republican plaintiffs may pursue their claim that the new map violates the state constitution.
New Mexico's republican party filed a lawsuit challenging the new congressional districts claiming if violates legislative redistricting protocols and past court rulings.
Who controls redistricting in New Mexico right now?
Democrats fully control the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn by a bipartisan commission made up of citizens, but the Democratic state legislature can modify or reject the commission's proposals. The final map must be passed by the state legislature and signed into law by the Democratic governor.
All of the other proposed maps in New Mexico