That sound you hear is California groaning under the weight of massive migration: after the sixth straight year of 500,000+ population growth, one out every 8 Americans is now a Californian.
Good news: more congressional seats gives Phoblog more options someday . . . . Bad news: um, hello, we can barely afford to operate as a state as it is. Not to mention, the number of legislative seats is fixed so if you thought your legislator's time seemed stretched a bit thin now . . . . .