| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The United States is becoming an Hispanic country. And it's happening much faster than anyone expected.
According to an analysis of newly released 2010 U.S. Census data by the Pew Hispanic Center, the Hispanic population in the United States is growing...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 4:22 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The growing Hispanic population in the United States has reached a new milestone, topping 50 million, or 16.3% of the nation, officially solidifying its position as the country's second-largest group, U.S. Census Bureau officials...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Lawmakers returned to Richmond Monday on a dazzling sunny day, but the effort to redraw Virginia's political maps remains clouded with partisan fighting and political gamesmanship.
On Monday morning, the House and Senate Privileges and Elections...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 10:00 PM
The Texas Tribune
Organizations from across the country have come together at the fifth annual National Latino Congreso in Austin to strategize on legislation affecting the Latino community. And this year, it's all eyes on redistricting.
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:27 PM
It’s a natural trend after California’s housing bust - housing vacancies.
Numbers from the 2010 Census show there are about 55,000 vacant housing units in the Sacramento region. Even though the report doesn’t say if the units are...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Perhaps you've been looking for a boss of the wrong gender. If you're unemployed, focusing on a woman-owned business might yield results.
Florida ranks 4th among 50 states in its number of women-owned businesses -- the same ranking it occupied in 1997,...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 2:07 PM
The folks at the Crayola Factory in Easton know there are a growing number of Hispanic families in the Lehigh Valley who might enjoy a trip to their kid-friendly attraction.
They're just not sure how best to get the word out, said Crayola spokeswoman Sue...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 5:30 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- White children are now in the minority among people under 18 in 10 U.S. states and 35 large metro areas, according to a Brookings analysis of 2010 Census data.
The number of white children in metro areas including Atlanta, Georgia;...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 7:59 PM
General Assembly lawmakers return to Richmond this morning for week two of redistricting.
Based on population shifts and driven by 2010 census figures, the once-a-decade redistricting process has again become a venue where powerbrokers punish partisan...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 2:30 PM
State lawmakers approved Monday redistricting maps for the 140 General Assembly seats, sending the plans on to Gov. Bob McDonnell for scrutiny.
House Republicans and Senate Democrats held the majority power in the two chambers, leaving them in the...