Census delay in releasing population data throws states into chaos

It’s now impossible for Colorado to craft and approve new maps by Constitution’s deadline

By: - February 13, 2021 9:26 am

Beside boxes of ballots, ballot tabulators count votes using scanner and tabulation machines at the Jefferson County Elections building on Oct. 21, 2020. (Eli Imadali/Colorado Newsline)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Colorado Newsline. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.