New York's 22nd congressional district

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New York's 22nd congressional district
New York 's 22nd congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
New York 's 22nd congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Richard L. Hanna (RBarneveld)
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The 22nd Congressional District of New York is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives, currently represented by Republican Richard L. Hanna, located in Central New York. Significant cities in the district include Utica, Rome, and Binghamton. Binghamton University, Hamilton College and Colgate University are located in the district.

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.

Voting[edit]

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
1992 President Bush 41 - 36%
1996 President Clinton 45 - 40%
2000 President Gore 51 - 42%
2004 President Kerry 54 - 45%
2008 President Obama 59 - 39%

Components, past and present[edit]

2013-2013:

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

List of representatives[edit]

1821 - 1833: One seat[edit]

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

Years Representative Party Electoral history
March 4 –
December 3, 1821
Vacant The elections were held in April, after the congressional term had already begun. It is not clear when the result was announced or the credentials were issued.
December 3, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Albert H. Tracy Democratic-
Republican
[Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Justin Dwinell Crawford Democratic-
Republican
[Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
John Miller Adams [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
John G. Stower Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
Thomas Beekman Anti-Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
Edward C. Reed Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]

1833 - 1843: Two seats[edit]

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. You can help!] Samuel G. Hathaway Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
Stephen B. Leonard Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!] Joseph Reynolds Jacksonian [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1837 –
July 27, 1838
Andrew DeWitt Bruyn.jpg Andrew DeWitt Bruyn Democratic Died Hiram Gray Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
July 27, 1838 –
December 3, 1839
Vacant
December 3, 1838 –
March 3, 1839
Cyrus Beers Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1839 –
March 3, 1841
Stephen B. Leonard Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!] Amasa Dana Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
Samuel Partridge Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!] Lewis Riggs Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]

1843 - present: One seat[edit]

Years Representative Party Electoral history
March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
No image.svg Meade Purdy Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
No image.svg Stephen Strong Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
Ausburn Birdsall.jpg Ausburn Birdsall Democratic [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
Henry Bennett 2.jpg Henry Bennett Whig Redistricted to 21st district
March 4, 1853 –
August 7, 1854
Gerrit Smith - Brady-Handy.jpg Gerrit Smith Free Soil Resigned
August 7, 1854 –
November 7, 1854
Vacant
November 7, 1854 –
March 3, 1855
Henry C. Goodwin.jpg Henry C. Goodwin Whig [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
No image.svg Andrew Z. McCarty Opposition [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Henry C. Goodwin.jpg Henry C. Goodwin Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
No image.svg M. Lindley Lee Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
William E. Lansing 2.jpg William E. Lansing Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
DCLittlejohn.jpg De Witt C. Littlejohn Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
Hon. Sidney T. Holmes, N.Y - NARA - 525505.jpg Sidney T. Holmes Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1871
Hon. John C. Churchill, N.Y - NARA - 525511.tif John C. Churchill Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
William E. Lansing 2.jpg William E. Lansing Republican Redistricted to 23rd district
March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Ellis Henry Roberts.jpg Ellis H. Roberts Republican Redistricted from 21st district
March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
GABagley.jpg George A. Bagley Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1879 –
July 26, 1881
Warner Miller.jpg Warner Miller Republican Resigned after being elected to US Senate
July 26, 1881 –
November 8, 1881
Vacant
November 8, 1881 –
March 3, 1885
Charles Rufus Skinner, 1902.jpg Charles R. Skinner Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
Abraham X. Parker.jpg Abraham X. Parker Republican Redistricted from 19th district
March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
Frederick Lansing.jpg Frederick Lansing Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1891 –
September 11, 1891
Judge Leslie W Russell.jpg Leslie W. Russell Republican Resigned after being elected as justice on New York Supreme Court
September 11, 1891 –
November 3, 1891
Vacant
November 3, 1891 –
March 3, 1897
Curtisnm1d.jpg N. Martin Curtis Republican [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1903
Lucius Littauer.jpg Lucius N. Littauer Republican Redistricted to 25th district
March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1913
William H. Draper.jpg William H. Draper Republican Redistricted from 19th district
March 4, 1913 –
December 31, 1917
Henry Bruckner.jpg Henry Bruckner Democratic Resigned
December 31, 1917 –
March 5, 1918
Vacant
March 5, 1918 –
January 13, 1935
Anthony Jerome Griffin.jpg Anthony J. Griffin Democratic Died
January 13, 1935 –
November 5, 1935
Vacant
November 5, 1935 –
January 6, 1940
Edward W. Curley.jpg Edward W. Curley Democratic Died
January 6, 1940 –
February 20, 1940
Vacant
February 20, 1940 –
January 3, 1945
Walter A. Lynch.jpg Walter A. Lynch Democratic redistricted to 23rd district
January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
Adam Clayon Powell Jr.jpg Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Democratic Redistricted to 16th district
January 3, 1953 –
January 2, 1956
Sidney A. Fine.jpg Sidney A. Fine Democratic Redistricted from 23rd district
Resigned to serve on New York Supreme Court
January 2, 1956 –
February 7, 1956
Vacant
February 7, 1956 –
January 3, 1963
James C. Healey 2.jpg James C. Healey Democratic Redistricted to 21st district
January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1971
Jacob H. Gilbert.jpg Jacob H. Gilbert Democratic Redistricted from 23rd district
January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
Herman Badillo.JPG Herman Badillo Democratic Redistricted to 21st district
January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1983
Jonathan Brewster Bingham.jpg Jonathan B. Bingham Democratic Redistricted from 23rd district
January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
Benjamin Gilman.jpg Benjamin A. Gilman Republican Redistricted from 26th district
Redistricted to 20th district
January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1999
GBHSolomon.jpg Gerald B.H. Solomon Republican Redistricted from 24th district
January 3, 1999 –
January 3, 2003
John e sweeney.jpg John E. Sweeney Republican Redistricted to 20th district
January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2013
Maurice Hinchey, Official portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Maurice Hinchey Democratic Redistricted from 26th district
Retired
January 3, 2013 –
Present
Richard Hanna, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Richard L. Hanna Republican Redistricted from 24th district

Election results[edit]

Note that 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, 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 boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]