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Coronavirus Disrupting 2020 Census

(CNN) - As more Americans limit social interactions due to coronavirus fears, the last thing on their minds might be responding to the Census. This year's census will rely on mail, phone and online responses more than ever before.…

The City of Opelika Postpones Community Events for Census

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                        March 16, 2020 OPELIKA, Ala. – Due to concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Opelika is postponing the following Census Community events until a later date. We will update you all when we know…

Census To Spend $500M On 2020 Count

(CNN) - The 2020 Census is about to begin and the Census Bureau is spending a pretty penny to make sure people respond. It's rolling out a half billion dollar marketing campaign. That's more than $1.00 per person living…

Federal Judge Permanently Blocks Citizenship Question

(CNN) - President Trump's push for a citizenship question on the next census has been permanently shot down in court. On Tuesday, a federal judge in New York issued an order that prevents adding the question on the 2020…

DOJ Looking At Options To Add Citizenship Question

(CNN) - Adding the citizenship question to the 2020 Census is still in question. Friday a federal judge rejected the Department of Justice's request to delay reopening the case in Maryland. Instead the judge set an evidentiary hearing for…

ACLU Asks SCOTUS To Delay Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The American Civil Liberties Union has asked the Supreme Court to wait until the fall to decide if it wants to allow the Trump administration to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census. The ACLU…

2 Versions Of Census Prepared, Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The U.S. Census Bureau has prepared two versions of the survey for next year's 2020 census. One version includes a question asking if the person is a citizen. The other version does not have the citizenship question.…

Federal Judge Strikes Down Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - A federal judge in New York has struck down the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday the proposal is "unlawful for a multitude of independent reasons."…