Home web access links to income
"Less than half of the poorest American households have a home Internet subscription."
Washington, D.C. lately the No. 1 magnet
More "25- to 34-year-olds are moving to Austin than any other city in America."
A mandate unenforced
U.S. Census Bureau
Federal law requires residents to participate in the U.S. government’s American Community Survey.
Says close to 90 percent of the population growth in Texas over the last decade was non-Anglo.
So long as immigration doesn't stop...
"Sometime in the next decade, there will be more Latinos in the state of Texas than there are Anglos. That will happen sometime in the next five to eight to ten years."
Start by categorizing Hispanics as whites...
Says Houston’s 18th congressional district has been “gentrified” and is home to “more Anglos than African Americans.”
Latino Texans driving power surge
Lone Star Project
Says state's expected "increase in federal political clout is almost entirely due to the growth of the African American and Hispanic populations in Texas in virtually every region of the state.”
Outdated report based on figures retracted long ago
"An audit of the last census found that over 370,000 people living in Texas were not counted, and our state lost an estimated $1 billion in federal funds as a result."
Inequality has risen over decades
"Inequality in Texas is steadily getting worse, with very few rich people, a great many poor people, and fewer and fewer in the middle."
Perry may be right, but he's using wrong statistics
"More than 1,000 people ... move to Texas every day."
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