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Redistricting committee looks at 7th District
The U.S. Census is still weeks away from releasing data on population changes, but Massachusetts elected officials and political activists are already knee-deep in the redistricting process as the Legislature prepares to redraw political boundaries to respond to shifts in the state population.
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Mayor Walsh: Filling out the U.S. Census is a way to support your community
Every 10 years, the federal government conducts a census, counting every person living in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and five U.S. territories. This is more than just a headcount; the census determines everything from representation in Congress, to federal funds for schools, affordable housing, infrastructure and health care programs.
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