Now that we have the big picture for the Senate, we will turn our attention to bottom line for the House districts.
This overview is designed to quickly show you all 5 steps of the House proposal without all the detail.
Links to the posts with the details will be added as they become available.
Now what are we waiting for? Let’s get started! Remember to click on the maps to make them bigger.
Step 1: County Apportionment
Step 2: Create Regions and Verify Within Range
Smallest District: 65,249 (Carbon)
Largest District: 60,068 (Delaware)
Est. Overall Variant: 8.63%
Step 3: Divide Oversize Regions
Step 4: Verify Compliance with the Voting Rights Act
Philadelphia is shown for illustrative purposes. 20 House districts were affected in all.
Step 5: Add District Numbers
# of splits by . . .
- County: 42/67 (was 48/67)
- Municipality: 23 (was 50)
- Ward: 31 (was 50)
# of districts that include splits of . . .
- Counties: 34/203 (was 64/203)
- Municipalities: 39/203 (was 152/203)
- Wards: 33/203 (was 97/203)
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And there you have it — the at-a-glance version of the whole House proposal. What do you think?