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Loss of one congressional seat a result of low population growth in state
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Recent figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau show that Louisiana has grown as a state.
But apparently the state is not growing fast enough.

Figures released Tuesday showed Louisiana with a 1.4 percent population increase up to 4,533,372. But based on those figures compared with those from other states, Louisiana will lose one of its seven congressional seats.

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