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 New Mexico in 2021?
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.
- Feb. 1, 2022Deadline for congressional candidates to file (therefore map should be set by this date)
- Oct. 30, 2021Soft deadline for commission to propose draft of congressional map
partisan lean of districts:
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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.