U.S. Census

Texas Has Highest Uninsured Rate, High PovertyTexas continues to have the highest rate in the country of people without health insurance and ranks among the top-10 highest in poverty.
U.S. 'Heartland' Near Historic Shift From Midwest
Census: Texas GOP Bastions Becoming More DiverseExplosive minority growth in Texas has turned a handful of once solidly Republican congressional seats into bastions of ethnic diversity, putting added pressure on GOP leaders to shore up their districts with white voters who traditionally favor the party.