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2020 Census Affects More Than Representation, Billions at Stake Census
2020 Census Affects More Than Representation, Billions at Stake

WASHINGTON — Less than 300 miles from the Arctic Circle, Toksook Bay, Alaska, has about 600 people, a dozen or so streets and averages a high of 12 degrees in January, the month the 2020 census will begin there. The... Read More

Trump Orders Justice Department to Find Way to Add Citizenship Question to Census Census
Trump Orders Justice Department to Find Way to Add Citizenship Question to Census
2019-07-03 23:29:00
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A lawyer for the Justice Department said Wednesday that President Donald Trump has ordered it to find a way to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, despite an announcement yesterday that the documents were already being... Read More

White House Says Census Will Be Printed Without Citizenship Question Census
White House Says Census Will Be Printed Without Citizenship Question
2019-07-02 22:41:25
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration announced Tuesday evening that it will print the 2020 census without a question about citizenship. The announcement comes five days after the U.S. Supreme Court effectively blocked the addition of the question on the last... Read More

How the Citizenship Question Could Reshape State Politics Census
How the Citizenship Question Could Reshape State Politics

WASHINGTON — Dennis Baxley’s state Senate district in Florida is full of senior citizens with the time, talent and motivation to make a difference in politics. “My constituents came here from small towns all over the country, and many of... Read More

Census Case Sent Back to Lower Court Ahead of Supreme Court Decision Census
Census Case Sent Back to Lower Court Ahead of Supreme Court Decision
2019-06-26 19:35:05
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A lawsuit alleging that adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census violates the rights of minorities has been sent back to a federal court in Maryland just hours ahead of a highly anticipated U.S. Supreme Court decision... Read More

The 2020 Census Is Coming. Will Native Americans Be Counted? Census
The 2020 Census Is Coming. Will Native Americans Be Counted?

CROWNPOINT, N.M. — Leonard Jones doesn’t remember a survey packet on the porch or a knock on his front door during the last census count. But that doesn’t surprise him — not out here. Only family and close friends make... Read More

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