Population Boom Means Colorado Might Gain a Congressional Seat

Outlet: Westword

Westword: “[The new district] has to go where the people are, so I guess I just don’t know,” says Colorado State University political science professor John Straayer. “The rural areas are losing population, so there’s no way that you’re going to be able to draw a map that does good things for the eastern plains or even the southern part of the state.”