Redistricting Process: Legislative
Population Change (since 2000): 702,294
Seats: 4 (+1 from 2010)
Governor: Brian Sandoval (R)
Members of Congress: 2R, 1D
Party Control: Split
2008: 55% Obama, 43% McCain
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New Districts by Party Representation
2010 Redistricting Changes:
Redistricting Process: Article IV, Section 5 of the Nevada Constitution gives control of redistricting to the legislature, subject to the governor's veto. The Joint Standing Rules of the Legislature stipulate that the Committee of Government Affairs in the Senate and the Committee on Elections, Procedures, and Ethics in the House take up redistricting legislation, respectively. Moreover, these rules direct the committees to consider compactness and community boundaries, as well as comply with the Voting Rights Act.
Governor: Republican Brian Sandoval
Legislature: Democrats control both chambers.
Number of Congressional Seats in 2011: 4 (+1 since 2010)
2011 Ideal District Population: 675,138