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Latest census delay will push Texas' redrawing of political maps into the fall

The Census Bureau now says it will get detailed results of the national population count to states by Sept. 30. That means Gov. Greg Abbott will almost certainly need to call lawmakers back for overtime in the fall to craft new Congressional and legislative districts.

A 2020 Census representative speaks with a resident during a census campaign in New York City in 2020.

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