Speakeasy Today #42: Citizenship and the United States Census by Thomas Krannawitter | Jul 24, 2019 | Speakeasy Today Podcasts | 1 comment Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS 1 Comment John Rybon on July 30, 2019 at 8:51 am Nope. Ain’t gonna happen. Our representatives are populist and competitive. They have no incentive to reduce their voting pool down to only citizens. Secondly, the counting does more than portion out house reps. It also portions out disaster relief and draft notices and taxed services. Allow me to offer a counter argument: perhaps it’s time to amend the Constitution so that the number of Representatives grows with the population! Reply Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.