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06-04-2013, 04:32 PM
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Originally Posted by TheMoreYouKnow View Post
Don't think one can look at electoral results with a simplistic view like that. Think about it like this - 50% of Texas senators are hispanic, so among senators hispanics are technically quite overrepresented. Statistics can be a funny thing.
Hispanics are barely overrepresented in the Senate and extremely underrepresented in the House, likely as a result of gerrymandering.

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