2 Quick Census Lies

What’s really going on with Congressional re-apportionment.

Peter Ramirez
Politics Mostly
Published in
4 min readMay 31, 2021

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via The New York Times.

“Texas and Florida gain seats while California and New York lose them,” is how an instagram account for a right wing news site decided to interpret the census data.

Every ten years, the census counts the population (among other things). Growing states gain Congressional seats, while shrinking or…

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Peter Ramirez
Politics Mostly

political science researcher. former valedictorian. reader/writer. host of “Politics Mostly” podcast.