Hansi Lo Wang

Hansi Lo Wang appears in the following:

Installing Free Wi-Fi To Help Count Rural Communities Of Color In 2020 Census

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

A nonprofit organization has been installing Internet hot spots around Georgia to make sure rural residents, especially in communities of color, can complete census forms and apply for census jobs.

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Setting Up Free Internet Around Georgia Ahead Of Primarily Online 2020 Census

Monday, December 02, 2019

A nonprofit organization has been installing free Wi-Fi hotspots around the state of Georgia to make sure communities of color, especially in rural areas, can go online to complete next year's census.

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Email Trail On Citizenship Question Is Longer Than Trump Officials Said

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Justice Department told a court it has realized there are more internal documents that it inadvertently failed to disclose before lawsuits over the now-blocked census citizenship question ended.

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Nebraska Is 1st State To Share Driver's License Records With Census Bureau

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The state's Department of Motor Vehicles signed an agreement to share records that the Census Bureau says will help it produce data about the citizenship status of every person living in the U.S.

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The Census Is Going Digital, Bringing The Threat Of Disinformation Campaigns

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Civil rights groups and lawmakers are pushing tech companies to prepare for an onslaught of disinformation that could turn people off from the 2020 census, especially among communities of color.

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Emails Show Trump Officials Consulted With GOP Strategist On Citizenship Question

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The House Oversight Committee released communications involving Thomas Hofeller, who previously concluded that including the change to the census would ultimately benefit Republicans.

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Social Media Sites Under Pressure To Prep For Census Trolls And Interference

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Civil rights groups and lawmakers are pushing tech companies to prepare for an onslaught of disinformation that could turn people off from the 2020 census, especially among communities of color.

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Blocked Citizenship Question Not Likely To Lower Census Response, Bureau Says

Friday, November 01, 2019

A core objection to the Trump administration's push for a citizenship question on the census was concern that it would discourage responses. Now a Census Bureau test survey challenges that theory.

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Blocked Citizenship Question Not Likely To Lower Census Response, Bureau Finds

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Months after courts blocked the question from appearing on 2020 census forms, the Census Bureau released early findings from a national experiment testing public reaction to the controversial inquiry.

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Census Bureau Confirms Noncitizens To Be Hired For 2020 After Uncertainty

Friday, October 25, 2019

The federal government plans to hire eligible noncitizens as census translators and door knockers if it can't recruit U.S. citizens with needed language skills, continuing a practice from 2010.

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A Half Million 2020 Census Jobs: Will They Be Filled In Time?

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The Census Bureau hopes to hire around a half million workers by next spring to complete the national head count. But it's running into trouble with low unemployment and background-check delays.

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Census Bureau Struggles To Add Staff For 2020's Census

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The federal government hopes to hire around half a million workers by next spring to complete the 2020 census. But it's running into trouble with low unemployment and background-check delays.

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Census Bureau Asks States For Driver's License Records To Produce Citizenship Data

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

The Census Bureau is gathering records on people's U.S. citizenship status as part of Trump administration efforts to produce data that a GOP strategist said could politically benefit Republicans.

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Latinx Voters Ask Court To Ensure All Residents Counted In Allotting Congress Seats

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

The group is concerned the Trump administration won't follow more than 200 years of precedent in dividing up seats in Congress based on numbers that include unauthorized immigrants.

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Latinx Advocacy Groups Sue To Block Citizenship Data Release By Trump Officials

Friday, September 13, 2019

The lawsuit extends a legal fight over the Trump administration's efforts to produce data that a GOP strategist said could be used to politically benefit "Republicans and Non-Hispanic Whites."

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Census Bureau Fights To Prevent Spread Of Misinformation

Friday, September 13, 2019

The Census Bureau is asking the public to email them with any rumors they hear about the upcoming 2020 census. The government is trying to stop misinformation about the national count from spreading.

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Trump Wants Citizenship Data Released But States Haven't Asked Census For That

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Trump administration ordered the Census Bureau to produce citizenship data state officials can use when redrawing voting districts. But the bureau says no state officials asked for that data.

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15 States Say Unauthorized Immigrants Should Continue To Count For Seats In Congress

Friday, September 06, 2019

A judge is allowing New York and others to intervene in Alabama's lawsuit challenging the long-standing inclusion of unauthorized immigrants in census numbers used to divide up seats in Congress.

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Government Checks Addresses To Prepare For Census

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Census Bureau workers are spreading out across the U.S. to make sure they have a list of every home address for next year's head count. Getting left out could lead to an inaccurate 2020 census.

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Do Trump Officials Plan To Break Centuries Of Precedent In Divvying Up Congress?

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Recent remarks raise concerns the Trump administration won't follow more than 200 years of precedent in dividing up seats in Congress based on population counts that include unauthorized immigrants.

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