CA Losing a House Seat

The Census Bureau released the first 2020 Census results, which included the number of seats each state will have in the U.S. House of Representatives. California will be losing a congressional seat for the first time, dropping its delegation from 53 to 52 members. The census data shows a 6.1 percent change in population over the last decade – the smallest increase for the state going back to 1910, The state registered a population of 39.5 million people in 2020.