Above you’ll see in graphic form an image of these United States depicted according to congressional representation in the U.S. House of Representatives after the 2008 election. Districts represented by Republicans are colored red, those by Democrats blue.
Now, here’s where we stand after yesterday’s 2010 mid-term elections (dark red or blue depicts districts where the respective parties made gains; pink and light blue depict races that remain undecided but where either party has a lead, and gray indicates no results available at press time):
Feel free to use these images as a handy guide to determine where you might like to live in the coming couple of years should you feel a calling to light out for the territories in search of the elusive American Dream.
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