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17 States Sue Trump Administration Over Census Citizenship Question
The proposed question raised concerns that minority communities would be discouraged from responding, leading to less congressional representation and federal funding.
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Why Trump's Census Change Could Hit Asian-Americans Especially Hard
One in five Asian-Americans live in hard-to-count census areas due to high rates of poverty, unemployment and educational attainment, among other factors.
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A Census Question About Citizenship Should Worry You, No Matter Your Immigration Stance
We should not allow vital information about who lives in America to become a political tool.
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Trump Administration's Justification For A Census Question On Citizenship Appears Shaky
Census experts are skeptical of the reasons given for adding the question on the 2020 form.
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Republicans May Shoot Themselves In The Foot By Putting Citizenship In The Census
The controversial question may cost some GOP-led states seats in Congress and electoral votes in presidential elections.
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At Least A Dozen States Plan To Sue Over New Census Citizenship Question
“A fair and accurate count of all people in America is one of the federal government’s most solemn constitutional obligations."
Controversy of 2020 Census’ Citizenship Question
The Trump administration is adding a question about citizenship status to the 2020 Census. It’s the first time since 1950 the census will ask that question, and it could have a very real impact on the U.S. population.
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California Sues Trump Administration Over Census Citizenship Question
States with large immigrant populations stand to lose seats in Congress, federal funding and electoral college votes.
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Trump Administration Decides To Add A Question About Citizenship To 2020 Census
Civil rights groups say the question is untested and could depress response rates among minorities.
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The Dumb Reason Some Kids Born To LGBTQ Americans Aren’t U.S. Citizens
The State Department is relying on an outdated policy that is at odds with federal court precedents.
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Melania Trump Got A Green Card For Immigrants With 'Extraordinary Abilities'
She doesn't seem like the perfect candidate for the "Einstein visa."
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A Lot Of Americans Don't Know That Puerto Ricans Are Americans, Too
With a dangerous hurricane slamming into the island, it'll need help from the mainland to recover.
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Supreme Court Slams Administration's Extreme Citizenship-Stripping Stance
Chief Justice John Roberts led the charge against a government position that could cast doubt on the citizenship status of countless Americans.
If Sunday Is For Church, This Group Wants Saturdays For Activism
“It’s on you, in your city or community, to keep on driving change.”
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