Redistricting Process: Legislative (No Veto)
Population Change (since 2000): 1,486,170
Governor: Beverly Perdue (D)
Members of Congress: 6R, 7D
Party Control: Republican
2008: 49.9% Obama, 49.5% McCain
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New Districts by Party Representation
2010 Redistricting Changes:
North Carolina Overview
Redistricting Process: The state legislature has complete control over creating redistricting plans for congressional districts. The governor does not have veto power over either plan. North Carolina’s 1991 redistricting cycle was tied up in court battles until 2000. Redistricting lawsuits in the 2001 redistricting cycle lasted into 2008.
Governor: Democrat Beverly Perdue
Legislature: Republicans control both chambers.
Number of Congressional Seats in 2011: 13 (no change from 2010)
2011 Ideal District Population: 733,499