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Florida to gain another congressional seat from 2020 Census?

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Although the nation continues to grow (we’re currently at 321 million), there are no plans in Congress to add to the 435 representatives that constitute the U.S. House of Representatives. That means when the next official U.S. Census is turned in time for the 2022 congressional elections, certain states will gain representation, and some states will lose that representation, depending on the growth patterns determined in 2020. After the 2010 census, 12 seats shifted among the states, with 10 states losing at least one representative…

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