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  •  The Enumeration (1+ / 0-)
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    whaddaya

    Refers to the Census and the timing thereof. The Constitution does not require the Congress to re-apportion immediately after the Census. It only requires Congress to re-apportion based on the most recent Census at some point before the next Census is undertaken.

    Congress could wait until the very last moment to take up re-apportionment.

    •  ah, sorry, thanks (1+ / 0-)
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      whaddaya

      was just curious about some of the technicalities.

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      by eparrot on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 12:58:17 PM PDT

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