The outcomes of state supreme court races will have a significant impact on democracy issues, most especially around redistricting and fair maps. State supreme court justices will also have an impact on the 2024 presidential election outcomes, as they did two years ago. During the 2020 election and its aftermath, state supreme courts issued rulings on everything from mail-in ballots to false claims of voter fraud made by former President Trump and his allies.
MI: Democrats hold a 4-3 majority and two seats are up re-election - one held by a Democrat and one held by a Republican
NC: Democrats hold a 4-3 majority and the terms of two Democratic justices expire this year
OH: Republicans hold a 4-5 majority on the court and three separate GOP seats up for re-election