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 Washington in 2021?
Neither party fully controls the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and enacted by a bipartisan commission made up of citizens, but the Democratic state legislature can slightly modify the commission's map with a two-thirds vote.
  • Nov. 15, 2021
    Deadline for commission to enact congressional map
  • April 30, 2022
    Deadline for state Supreme Court to enact map if commission doesn't succeed
 
partisan lean of districts:
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The competitiveness and fairness of Washington's maps
Median seat
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Old mapR+2.8
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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 mapD+2.1
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Competitiveness
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
Old map1/10
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