Census delay may lead to summer 2021 redistricting session

A delayed 2020 census count likely would force the Texas Legislature to draw new congressional and state legislative districts during a special session in summer 2021, and perhaps repeat the process for Texas House and Senate districts two years later.The minimum four-month delay in completing the decennial census, being sought by the Census Bureau, might also end up pushing back the date of the March 2022 party primaries.On Monday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross […]
Source: Statesman