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Redistricting

Texas Republicans Set To Pass New Congressional Maps

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans on Saturday were set to approve redrawn U.S. House maps that would shore up their eroding dominance as voters peel away from the GOP in the state’s booming suburbs.After passage in the Texas House, the maps will go to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who is expected to sign them into law.The redrawn congressional…
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What The Census Tells Us About American Politics

The release of 2020 census data confirmed several longstanding trends in American life: The country is getting more and more urban, and more and more diverse. For the first time, white people make up less than 60% of the country’s population, while the population of Hispanic, Asian and mixed-race residents continues to grow. The country’s…
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