Population change by county

Courtesy of the US Census and our tax dollars:

More details from the Census press release

Some will find this Census table breaking down the counties and Congressional districts by race and Hispanic, Latino and neither by race useful (or an exercise in how to use the scroll keys in their browser).

edit: apparently embedded flash objects don’t work for some so lets add links to textual data.

Friday Bits

Let’s run through a few items…

  • We will redraw district lines after the census and The World Around You has a pretty good write-up to get you up to speed on the process.
  • An obligation out last night prevented me from seeing the gubernatorial debate though I have it on Tivo. I have been looking forward to seeing it. I hope it’s not as dismal as the Tweets made it sound.
  • Speaking of Twitter, you can follow the Political Parlor on Twitter here.
  • Things Republicans Hate hasn’t been updated in a month but the humor site just came to my attention via email this week. It’s run by an Alabamian, I’m told.
  • And speaking of humor, you might be amused by the plan by Kim West, a veterinarian and a Republican candidate for SD 28, to fix Montgomery.

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Legislative Dispatch

A Look from the Rearview Mirror

This Thursday will mark the last day of the legislative Session.  For some, it was a Session that seemed would never end.  For others, it was one that ended much too quickly.  It may be early, yet, to write an obit on this Session, but as we approach the finish line, some perspective may be in order.


Putting Students First

As you know, a very important piece of legislation will be presented for our consideration in the House tomorrow in Montgomery – Senate Bill 310 – the “Students First” tenure and fair dismissal reform bill. Like me, many House members have been inundated with phone calls and emails from opponents of this bill, and some have been [...]

Legislative Transparency

There are a lot of issues to debate before we begin the final days of this session. In fact, I am quite certain there will be some comments on this post debating many of them. Before we get into the last seven day of the session I wanted to bring up a topic that [...]

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