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Illinois to lose 1 seat in U.S. Congress, new Census shows

Illinois to lose 1 seat in U.S. Congress, new Census shows

Illinois’ decade of population loss, with last year being the worst loss of people since World War II, will cost is one seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Some thought the new Census would cost Illinois two seats in Congress.

By Brad Weisenstein