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Unformatted text preview: of collective benefit pop 3.9 mill in texas. half of population are immigrants. majority minority state- for the first time the minorities have the majority. this increase in the 1990s in the largest increase in population in a decade in the history of the south due to immigration. Legislation was all democratic before gov BUSH in 1995 Republican party targets minorities. because of increase in immigration, Texas switched over to republican Increase in urban cities, downtown area. increase in population around Texas and Mexico border. There are more old people in Texas now than before, population is aging interest are changing, old people are more likely to vote than young people....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course POLS 207 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '07