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Uploaded on Mar 20, 2011

Out of the 4-and-a-half million residents in Louisiana, 3.3 Million live in South Louisiana!

Politicians are playin' games. It's time to redraw the Louisiana congressional district lines and there's a whole-lotta backroom deals being made
to determine where those new lines should be drawn. Politicians up in North Louisiana want to keep 2 congressional districts, even though there's only enough population up there for one. But that doesn't matter to them. They're just gonna grab what they can take from South Louisiana to compensate for their loss of residents. Over half the parishes in North Louisiana
shrunk in population since 2000. With some parishes losing as much as 25%.
But some parishes in South Louisiana have grown more than 35% in the last 10 years.
It would be unfair for South Louisiana to lose a Congressional District so that the North can keep Two! How could our State Legislators allow this to happen? Washington is threatening to destroy our economy in South Louisiana with this oil-drilling-moratorium. And now they're telling us that we have to lose representation in Washington? What's gonna happen to South Louisiana if we lose a Congressman?This is happening at the
State Capitol RIGHT NOW. State Legislators need to represent US and preserve the economy of South Louisiana. They need to preserve OUR "way of life".

...South Louisiana NEEDS FIVE Congressmen in Washington.


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