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Make sure everyone is counted in the 2020 Census

Congress must pass the Census IDEA Act to ensure a fair and accurate count in 2020

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"The citizenship question is a virtual guarantee of an undercount in immigrant and minority households."

The Citizenship Question On The US Census Is A Sham

Who is counted and who will count? Two questions still not entirely answerable as we head toward the federally mandated 2020 U.S. census. As the official U.S. Census website explains, the goal of the U.S. census is “to count everyone once, only once, and in the right place.” It’s vitally important that the numbers be accurate because the final…Read More