New York's 22nd congressional district elections, 2012
The 22nd congressional district of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.
Candidates wishing to run must file by the signature filing deadline June 12, 2012. The primary elections will be held on September 11, 2012.
- No candidates have declared an intent to run yet.
Impact of redistricting
- See also: Redistricting in New York
Following the results of the 2010 Census, New York lost two congressional seats, bringing its total number of representatives down from 29 to 27. A new map has yet to be finalized. According to a report in the Washington Post political blog "The Fix," New York is home one of the top 10 redistricting battles in the nation.
|U.S. House, New York Congressional District 22 General Election, 2010|
|Democratic||Maurice Hinchey Incumbent||51%||98,661|
|Republican||George K. Phillips||45.9%||88,687|
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- ↑ National Journal "The Retirement Season," Accessed December 23, 2011
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Capital Tonight "Engel makes two GOP challenges officially for Hinchey," Accessed December 23, 2011
- ↑ Washington Post, "The Fix," "Redistricting battles hit a fever pitch," June 3, 2011
- ↑ U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"