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  •  All of those (0+ / 0-)

    political graphs and no pictures of cute puppies?

    Anyway, GA-11 and LA-04 are really far out from other districts. Were they always so very Republican?

    I'm a corporatist McGovernite Atari Democrat...I think.

    by bjssp on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 12:18:58 PM PST

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    •  No, they were just re-drawn. (1+ / 0-)
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      Cynthia McKinney's seat was called GA-11 before 1997, and then it was called GA-04.  As I said, I was lazy.

      27, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-10 (formerly PA-02/NY-12, then PA-02/NY-14).

      by Xenocrypt on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 12:21:35 PM PST

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      •  the better thing to do would be to plug in the old (1+ / 0-)
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        boundaries on DRA. For instance I have the 1984-1990 CA districts done.

        District 1 (Bosco/Riggs) 66.3% White; Population 783986; D+17
        District 2 (Chappie/Herger) 70.8% White; Population 788650; R+9.1
        District 3 (Matsui) 45.6% White, 21.8% Hispanic, 16.8% Asian; Population 769218; D+9.4
        District 4 (Fazio) 50.2% White; Population 1148336; District 4 D+5.1
        District 5 (Burton/Pelosi) 38.9% White, 34.8% Asian, 16.9% Hispanic; Population 640981; D+31.6
        District 6 (Boxer) 59.2% White; Population 646181; D+26.8
        District 7 (Miller); 43.9% White, 27.2% Hispanic, 14.5% Asian; Population 897249; D+15.8
        District 8 (Dellums); 45.9% White, 19.7% Asian, 15.3% Hispanic; Population 678273; D+31.4
        District 9 (Stark); 34% White, 28.1% Hispanic, 22.1% Asian; Population 694724; D+19.1
        District 10 (Edwards); 42% Asian, 32.3% Hispanic; Population 848631; D+18.9
        District 11 (Lantos); 39.2% White, 27.2% Asian, 26.9% Hispanic; Population 652557; D+20.9
        District 12 (Zschau/Konnyu/Campbell); 50.2% White; Population 686380; D+17.2
        District 13 (Mineta); 43.4% White, 26.9% Asian, 23.1% Hispanic; Population 651576 D+15.6
        District 14 (Shumway/Doolittle); 64.8% White; Population 1169214; R+6.6
        District 15 (Coelho/Condit); 50.3% Hispanic, 38.2% White; Population 1002903; R+1.7
        District 16 (Panetta); 45.7% Hispanic, 43.9% White; Population 777018; D+18.6
        District 17 (Pashayan/Dooley); 52.3% Hispanic, 36.3% White; Population 1073205; R+10.1
        District 18 (Lehman); 48% Hispanic, 32.5% White; Population 893125; D+3.1
        District 19 (Lagomarsino); 50.5% Hispanic 40.5% White; Population 762773; D+9.3
        District 20 (Thomas); 48.5% Hispanic 37.9% White; Population 1093214; R+11.2
        District 21 (Fiedler/Gallegly); 58.6% White; Population 922428; D+0.6
        District 22 (Moorhead); 49.3% White, 23.1% Hispanic, 21.2% Asian; Population 783272; D+5.2
        District 23 (Beilenson); 53.2% White; Population 659836; D+17.7
        District 24 (Waxman); 38.3% Hispanic, 37% White; Population 636939; D+27.4
        District 25 (Roybal); 67.7% Hispanic; Population 621880; D+27.6
        District 26 (Berman); 56.2% Hispanic; Population 718360; D+20.2
        District 27 (Levine); 49.5% White, 24.2% Hispanic, 12.7% Asian; Population 570796; D+19.2
        District 28 (Dixon); 49.1% Hispanic, 23.6% Black, 15.5% White; Population 605332; D+31.9
        District 29 (Hawkins/Waters); 77.5% Hispanic; Population 720029; D+35.1
        District 30 (Martinez); 62.8% Hispanic; Population 656228; D+18.4
        District 31 (Dymally); 58% Hispanic; Population 684545; D+27.9
        District 32 (Anderson); 50.5% Hispanic; Population 671749; D+15.2
        District 33 (Dreier); 45.5% Hispanic, 29.7% White, 18.8% Asian; Population 709985; D+2.9
        District 34 (Torres); 72.8% Hispanic; Population 672665; D+16.6
        District 35 (Lewis); 42.2% White, 39.4% Hispanic; Population 1362669; R+5
        District 36 (Brown); 66.2% Hispanic; Population 1022807; D+12.8
        District 37 (McCandless); 43.6% Hispanic, 41.5% White; Population 1950316; R+3.2
        District 38 (Dornan); 54.8% Hispanic; Population 750273; D+2.6
        District 39 (Dannemeyer); 42.2% White, 37.7% Hispanic; Population 757396; R+8.2
        District 40 (Badham/Cox); 54.1% White; Population 909976; R+2.5
        District 41 (Lowery); 61.2% White; Population 811598; D+6.5
        District 42 (Lungren/Rohrabacher); 54.3% White; Population 577788; R+2.6
        District 43 (Packard); 58.8% White; Population 1175972; R+6.4
        District 44 (Bates/Cunningham); 54.3% Hispanic; Population 730662; D+14.8
        District 45 (Hunter); 47.2% White, 38.5% Hispanic; Population 912261; R+5.7

        RRH expat (known as AquarianLeft). Also known as freepcrusher on leip atlas forum

        by demographicarmageddon on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 03:25:42 PM PST

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        •  I don't have the contemporary Pres. numbers there. (0+ / 0-)

          But that's interesting.

          27, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-10 (formerly PA-02/NY-12, then PA-02/NY-14).

          by Xenocrypt on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 03:28:54 PM PST

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        •  All because you got the magic almanac. (0+ / 0-)

          Age 23. Voting in NJ-03. Lived most of life in NJ-01. Had Rush Holt represent me during my undergrad years and am now represented by Frank Pallone in my grad school.

          by KingofSpades on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 04:51:10 PM PST

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          •  well if you compare the politics of the districts (0+ / 0-)

            to back then with the 84/88 PVIs

            District 29 D+36
            District 28 D+27
            District 5 D+26
            District 8 D+25
            District 25 D+21
            District 31 D+19
            District 6 D+18
            District 24 D+17
            District 9 D+10
            District 11 D+10
            District 10 D+9
            District 1 D+8
            District 16 D+8
            District 18 D+8
            District 23 D+8
            District 27 D+8
            District 7 D+7
            District 26 D+7
            District 44 D+6
            District 30 D+5
            District 3 D+4
            District 12 D+3
            District 4 D+2
            District 13 D+2
            District 32 D+2
            District 34 D+2
            District 36 D+2
            District 15 D+1
            District 19 R+2
            District 2 R+5
            District 17 R+5
            District 41 R+5
            District 14 R+6
            District 37 R+7
            District 38 R+9
            District 33 R+10
            District 20 R+11
            District 22 R+12
            District 21 R+13
            District 35 R+13
            District 42 R+13
            District 45 R+13
            District 43 R+15
            District 40 R+16
            District 39 R+18

            RRH expat (known as AquarianLeft). Also known as freepcrusher on leip atlas forum

            by demographicarmageddon on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 05:04:04 PM PST

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