Updated: Jun 26
November 10, 2022 | njspotlightnews.org
The new congressional map drawn by Democrats was tested for the first time Tuesday and it held. The map made nine Democratic districts and nine Democrats won.
It also appeared to hold for the odd man out; thanks to that map, incumbent Rep. Tom Malinowski lost. His district had 12,000 more Democrats than Republicans before the map; on Tuesday it had 16,800 more Republicans than Democrats.
NJ SEED: Colleen O’Dea, Sr. Writer and Projects Editor for NJ Spotlight News offers a candid analysis of the state’s mid-term congressional elections. A good read in which she confirms that politics is hardball.