The new Illinois maps, like Christmas gifts, are beginning to be unwrapped over at Daily Kos:
Illinois Redistricting: Election results by new congressional districts
It’s like 6am on Redistrictmas Morning. Mom and Dad are still asleep, but we know that glorious presents are waiting for us under the tree, ready to be unwrapped any… minute… now. Though the Illinois state House finally passed their new congressional map last night, we’re still waiting on the Senate to follow suit. (Update: The map has now been passed by the state Senate and it’s being sent to Gov. Quinn for his signature.) We know they’re going to do it sometime today, but we just can’t wait any longer, so we’re tearing into the new map right now… (read full)
They have a nifty google doc spreadsheet with a handful of 2010 races under the new congressional maps. While 2010 isn’t a good indicator of what will occur in 2012, it does provide a foggy notion of what the new maps are like (See 2010 Election results by new congressional districts).
Twelve to thirteen Democratic seats are expect under the new map awaiting the Governor’s signature.