UPDATED Sep. 25, 2021, at 4:25 AM

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 Texas 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.
  • Dec. 13, 2021
    Deadline for congressional candidates to file (therefore map should be set by this date)
 
partisan lean of districts:
Old map
36 districts
majority
New map
38 districts+2

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The competitiveness and fairness of Texas's maps
Median seat
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Old mapD+2.3
New map
Efficiency gap
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
Old mapR+12.7
New map
Competitiveness
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
Old map6/36
New map