Today, the first round of 2010 U.S. Census results will be released. States are anxiously waiting to find out if they get a new congressional seat or not.
I guess you can say today is Apportionment Day. Apportionment is the process dividing the 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives among the 50 states.
Wayne Hatcher is the Census Regional Director based in Charlotte.
" In 2000 the state of North Carolina gained one additional district, the 13th district for the state. It’s a big deal to gain a district, it’s a big deal to lose a district as well."