The 2010 census revealed that people of all races are leaving the big liberal welfare states. Those states considered more conservative low tax states are gaining population and therefore congressional seats and electoral votes.
With redistricting looming in the near future it favors the Republicans, since more State legislatures are controlled by the Republican Party. Even the whites are moving away from the high tax states which are mostly liberal and so called “blue” states. Blacks are also moving back to the southern states and away from the cities of the north.
Dr. Sowell in his article “Voting with Their Feet, ” again points out the facts on the ground.