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The partisan breakdown of this proposed map in New York
partisan lean of districts:
There are 17 Democratic-leaning seats, 6 Republican-leaning seats and 3 highly competitive seats in this proposed map.Change from old map: -1 Republican-leaning seat.
Map source: New York Independent Redistricting Commission
The competitiveness and fairness of New York's maps
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
|Republican commissioners' proposal||R+2.7|
|Democratic commissioners' proposal||R+3.9|
|Empire Center for Public Policy proposal||R+3.9|
|"Names" draft plan||R+4.5|
|"Letters" draft plan||R+4.7|
|New York Democrats' proposal||R+5.4|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal||R+5.5|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal 2||R+5.7|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal 3||R+5.7|
|Ari Spinoza proposal||R+5.8|
|Proposed remedial map||R+5.9|
|Previously enacted proposal||R+6.0|
|Republican plaintiffs' proposal||R+7.0|
|Wilson Prieve proposal||R+7.1|
|Common Cause proposal||R+7.3|
|Court appointee's proposal||R+7.3|
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
|New York Democrats' proposal||D+8.8|
|Previously enacted proposal||D+8.6|
|Court appointee's proposal||D+5.4|
|Democratic commissioners' proposal||D+5.1|
|Common Cause proposal||D+4.8|
|Wilson Prieve proposal||D+4.6|
|Ari Spinoza proposal||D+2.8|
|"Letters" draft plan||D+0.8|
|Republican plaintiffs' proposal||R+1.4|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal 2||R+1.5|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal 3||R+1.5|
|Stephen W. Dunn proposal||R+1.7|
|Proposed remedial map||R+2.3|
|Republican commissioners' proposal||R+3.7|
|Empire Center for Public Policy proposal||R+7.2|
|"Names" draft plan||R+10.5|
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
The demographic and partisan breakdown of this proposed map in New York
|District||Incumbent||Partisan lean||Racial makeup|
Joseph D. MorelleD
Yvette D. ClarkeD
Nydia M. VelázquezD
Gregory W. MeeksD
Andrew R. GarbarinoR
Sean Patrick MaloneyD
Paul D. TonkoD
The racial makeup of each district is of the voting-age population.
The latest in New York
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A special master published new congressional and state Senate maps, under the direction of the New York Court of Appeals.
A federal judge ordered New York to postpone its congressional primary from June 28 to August 23 to accommodate the effort to draw new districts.
The highest state court in New York, called the Court of Appeals, upheld a lower court ruling that the state's new congressional maps violate the state constitution. A special master will work with the lower court to draw new districts.
Who controls redistricting in New York 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 two-thirds of each chamber and signed into law by the Democratic governor.
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