Congressional Reapportionment?


Congressional Reapportionment is the process by which the House of Representatives in the USA are redistributed among the states following each mandated decennial census. This process is important to the state in that it increases or decreases the number of seats a state has in the House/Congress (not the Senate). It also means that more representatives making the state have more influence and it increases or decreases a state's number of electoral votes.
Q&A Related to "Congressional Reapportionment?"
The fundamental reason for conducting the decennial census of the United
It redistributes the Representatives among the States according to population.
Both are based on the Census. Congressional reapportionment is the post-census calculation in December of the Census year of how many Congressional seats each state gets. After the
Short answer - Reapportionment demands redistricting. Long answer - When a census is taken at the end of every decade, it determines what percentage of the national population live
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