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New York's 22nd congressional district

The 22nd Congressional District of New York is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives, currently represented by Democrat Anthony Brindisi. Significant cities in the district include Utica, Rome, Cortland and Binghamton. Binghamton University, Hamilton College, Colgate University, and Utica College are located in the district.

New York's 22nd congressional district
New York US Congressional District 22 (since 2013).tif
New York 's 22nd congressional district – since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Anthony Brindisi
DUtica
Median income$52,212[1]
Cook PVIR+6[2]

The district includes all of Chenango, Cortland, Madison, and Oneida counties, and parts of Broome, Herkimer, Oswego, and Tioga counties.

From 2003 to 2013, the district included all or parts of Broome, Delaware, Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, and Ulster counties. It included the cities of Binghamton, Ithaca, Kingston, Middletown, Newburgh and Poughkeepsie. The district stretched to include parts of the Finger Lakes region, the Catskill Mountains and the Hudson Valley.

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Election results from presidential racesEdit

Under Old Lines (2003 - 2013)

Year Result
2000 Gore 51 - 42%
2004 Kerry 54 - 45%
2008 Obama 59 - 39%

Under Current Lines (2013 - present)

Year Result
2008 McCain 49 - 49%
2012 Romney 49.2 - 48.8%
2016 Trump 54.8 - 39.3%

Components, past and presentEdit

2013–Present:

All of Chenango, Cortland, Madison, Oneida
Parts of Broome, Herkimer, Oswego, Tioga

2003–2012:

All of Sullivan, Ulster
Parts of Broome, Delaware, Dutchess, Orange, Tioga, Tompkins

1993–2003:

All of Columbia, Greene, Warren, Washington
Parts of Dutchess, Essex, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schoharie

1983–1993:

All of Rockland
Parts of Orange, Sullivan, Westchester

1953–1983:

Parts of Bronx

1945–1953:

Parts of Manhattan

1919–1945:

Parts of Bronx, Manhattan

1913–1919:

Parts of New York

Various New York districts have been numbered "22" over the years, including areas in New York City and various parts of upstate New York.

List of members representing the districtEdit

1821 – 1833: One seatEdit

District was created in March 9, 1821, split from the 2-seat 21st district.

Member Party Years Electoral history Location
Vacant March 4, 1821 –
December 3, 1821
Elections were held in April 1821. It is unclear when results were announced or credentials issued. 1821–1823
[Data unknown/missing.]
Albert H. Tracy Democratic-Republican December 3, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Elected in 1821.
Redistricted to the 30th district.
Justin Dwinell Crawford Democratic-Republican March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Elected in 1822.
[Data unknown/missing.]
1823–1833
Madison and Cortland counties
John Miller Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
[Data unknown/missing.]
John G. Stower Jacksonian March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
[Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Beekman Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
[Data unknown/missing.]
Edward C. Reed Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
[Data unknown/missing.]

1833 – 1843: Two seatsEdit

From 1833 to 1843, two seats were apportioned, elected at-large on a general ticket.

Years Seat A Seat B
Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history
March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Nicoll Halsey Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing.] Samuel G. Hathaway Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
Stephen B. Leonard Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing.] Joseph Reynolds Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1837 –
July 27, 1838
 
Andrew DeWitt Bruyn
Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Hiram Gray Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]
July 27, 1838 –
December 3, 1838
Vacant
December 3, 1838 –
March 3, 1839
Cyrus Beers Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1839 –
March 3, 1841
Stephen B. Leonard Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]  
Amasa Dana
Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
Samuel Partridge Democratic [Data unknown/missing.] Lewis Riggs Democratic [Data unknown/missing.]

1843 – present: One seatEdit

Member Party Years Electoral history
Meade Purdy Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
[Data unknown/missing.]
Stephen Strong Democratic March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Ausburn Birdsall
Democratic March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Henry Bennett
Whig March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 21st district.
 
Gerrit Smith
Free Soil March 4, 1853 –
August 7, 1854
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
Vacant August 7, 1854 –
November 7, 1854
 
Henry C. Goodwin
Whig November 7, 1854 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Andrew Z. McCarty Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Henry C. Goodwin
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
[Data unknown/missing.]
M. Lindley Lee Republican March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
William E. Lansing
Republican March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
De Witt C. Littlejohn
Republican March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Sidney T. Holmes
Republican March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
John C. Churchill
Republican March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
William E. Lansing
Republican March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 23rd district.
 
Ellis H. Roberts
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Redistricted from the 21st district.
 
George A. Bagley
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Warner Miller
Republican March 4, 1879 –
July 26, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned when elected to US Senate
Vacant July 26, 1881 –
November 8, 1881
 
Charles R. Skinner
Republican November 8, 1881 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Abraham X. Parker
Republican March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
Redistricted from the 19th district.
 
Frederick Lansing
Republican March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Leslie W. Russell
Republican March 4, 1891 –
September 11, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned when elected as justice on New York Supreme Court
Vacant September 11, 1891 –
November 3, 1891
 
N. Martin Curtis
Republican November 3, 1891 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Lucius N. Littauer
Republican March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1903
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 25th district.
 
William H. Draper
Republican March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1913
Redistricted from the 19th district.
 
Henry Bruckner
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
December 31, 1917
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
Vacant December 31, 1917 –
March 5, 1918
 
Anthony J. Griffin
Democratic March 5, 1918 –
January 13, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Vacant January 13, 1935 –
November 5, 1935
 
Edward W. Curley
Democratic November 5, 1935 –
January 6, 1940
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Vacant January 6, 1940 –
February 20, 1940
 
Walter A. Lynch
Democratic February 20, 1940 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 23rd district.
 
Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
Democratic January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 16th district.
 
Sidney A. Fine
Democratic January 3, 1953 –
January 2, 1956
Redistricted from the 23rd district.
Resigned to serve on New York Supreme Court
Vacant January 2, 1956 –
February 7, 1956
 
James C. Healey
Democratic February 7, 1956 –
January 3, 1963
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 21st district.
 
Jacob H. Gilbert
Democratic January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1971
Redistricted from the 23rd district.
 
Herman Badillo
Democratic January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 21st district.
 
Jonathan B. Bingham
Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1983
Redistricted from the 23rd district.
 
Benjamin Gilman
Republican January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
Redistricted from the 26th district.
Redistricted to the 20th district.
 
Gerald Solomon
Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1999
Redistricted from the 24th district.
 
John E. Sweeney
Republican January 3, 1999 –
January 3, 2003
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 20th district.
 
Maurice Hinchey
Democratic January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2013
Redistricted from the 26th district.
Retired.
 
Richard L. Hanna
Republican January 3, 2013 –
January 3, 2017
Redistricted from the 24th district.
Retired.
 
Claudia Tenney
Republican January 3, 2017 –
January 3, 2019
Lost re-election.
 
Anthony Brindisi
Democratic January 3, 2019 –
Present
Incumbent

Election resultsEdit

In New York State electoral politics there are numerous minor parties at various points on the political spectrum. Certain parties will invariably endorse either the Republican or Democratic candidate for every office, hence the state electoral results contain both the party votes, and the final candidate votes (Listed as "Recap").

US House election, 2018: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Anthony Brindisi 117,779 50.3 +9.2%
Republican Claudia Tenney 116,357 49.7 +3.2
Majority 1,422 0.6 N/A
Turnout 234,136 N/A N/A
US House election, 2016: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Kim Myers 114,266 41.1 N/A
Republican Claudia Tenney 129,444 46.5 -53.5
Upstate Jobs Martin Babinec 34,638 12.4 N/A
Majority 15,278 5.4 N/A
Turnout 278,348 N/A N/A
US House election, 2014: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Richard L. Hanna 129,851 100.0 +39.3
Majority 129,851 100.0 N/A
Turnout 175,372 N/A N/A
US House election, 2012: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Dan Lamb 102,080 39.3 -12.9
Republican Richard L. Hanna 157,941 60.7 +13.1
Majority 55,861 21.4 -15.2
Turnout 280,082 N/A N/A
US House election, 2010: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 90,613 52.4 -5.7
Republican George Phillips 82,385 47.6 +18.3
Majority 8,228 4.8 -24.4
Turnout 172,998 100 -59.6
US House election, 2008: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 168,558 58.1 -41.9
Republican George Phillips 85,126 29.3 +29.3
Majority 83,432 28.8 -41.9
Turnout 290,102 100 +138
US House election, 2006: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 121,683 100 +32.8
Majority 121,683 100 +65.7
Turnout 121,683 100 -51.2
US House election, 2004: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 167,489 67.2 +3.0
Republican William A. Brenner 81,881 32.8 -0.1
Majority 85,608 34.3 +3.0
Turnout 249,370 100 +41.3
US House election, 2002: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 113,280 64.2 +32.1
Republican Eric Hall 58,008 32.9 -35.0
Green Steve Greenfield 2,723 1.5 +1.5
Right to Life Paul J. Laux 2,473 1.4 +1.4
Majority 55,272 31.3 -4.5
Turnout 176,484 100 -28.4
US House election, 2000: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John E. Sweeney 167,368 67.9 +12.6
Democratic Kenneth F. McCallion 79,111 32.1 -10.0
Majority 88,257 35.8 +22.5
Turnout 246,479 100 +27.5
US House election, 1998: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John E. Sweeney 106,919 55.3 -5.2
Democratic Jean P. Bordewich 81,296 42.1 +2.6
Right to Life Francis A. Giroux 5,051 2.6 +2.6
Majority 25,623 13.3 -7.7
Turnout 193,266 100 -18.9
US House election, 1996: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Gerald B.H. Solomon 144,125 60.5
Democratic Steve James 94,192 39.5
Majority 49,933 21.0
Turnout 238,317 100

Historical district boundariesEdit

 
2003 – 2013

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=36&cd=22
  2. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  3. ^ "New York's 22nd House District Election Results: Claudia Tenney vs. Anthony Brindisi". NY Times. 7 November 2018. Retrieved 7 November 2018.