Texas Gains Four U.S. Congressional Seats

The US Census Bureau released its final census numbers and it is confirmed that Texas will pick up four new US congressional seats.  Texas is the biggest winner by far.

The fun part will be when the Texas Legislature draws these new congressional districts along with redrawing their own districts.

Map From US Census

 

The big winners and losers are

Nevada +35.1% +1
Arizona +24.6% +1
Utah +23.8% +1
Texas +20.6% +4
Georgia +18.3% +1
Florida +17.6% +2
S. Carolina +15.3% +1
Washington +14.1% +1
New York -2
Ohio -2
Massachusetts -1
Pennsylvania -1
Michigan -1
Illinois -1
Louisiana -1
New Jersey -1

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