Hansi Lo Wang

Hansi Lo Wang appears in the following:

Companies That Rely On Census Data Worry Citizenship Question Will Hurt

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Lyft and Univision are among the critics of the citizenship question the Trump administration wants on the 2020 census. The businesses say it could harm the national head count and their bottom line.

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2020 Census To Be Hand-Delivered In Disaster Recovery Areas

Friday, May 03, 2019

The Census Bureau is planning to send workers to personally visit every household in Paradise, Calif.; Mexico Beach, Fla.; and Puerto Rico, which are still recovering from wildfire and hurricanes.

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See 200 Years Of Twists And Turns Of Census Citizenship Questions

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

A citizenship question has not been included among the census questions for every household in almost 70 years. The Trump administration wants to change that with the upcoming 2020 census.

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What's At Stake As The Supreme Court Considers Census Case

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The census case before the Supreme Court could have major implications on how congressional seats and hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funds are distributed in the U.S. over the next decade.

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Timeline: The Census Citizenship Question's Unusual Journey To The Supreme Court

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

A trail of internal emails, memos and other court filings show how the Trump administration pushed to get a citizenship question on the 2020 census despite warnings of how it may undermine the count.

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Supreme Court Appears To Lean Toward Allowing Census Citizenship Question

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The justices are weighing whether the Trump administration can include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. A decision is expected this summer, when printing of the census forms is set to begin.

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Supreme Court Prepares To Hear 2020 Census Citizenship Question

Sunday, April 21, 2019

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will hear a case about whether the 2020 Census can include a question about a person's citizenship status.

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Appeal To Census Lawsuit Ruling Adds Uncertainty To Citizenship Question's Fate

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The Census Bureau is counting on the Supreme Court to resolve the legal battle by June so that 2020 census forms can be printed. But an appeal in a Maryland lawsuit could complicate that timeline.

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New Report Takes A Deeper Look At How Latinos Experience Discrimination In The U.S.

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Latinos with darker skin tones are more likely than those with lighter skin to say they've been discriminated against, according to a new national poll by the Pew Research Center.

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Trump Administration's Census Citizenship Question Plans Halted By 3rd Judge

Friday, April 05, 2019

Plans to use the 2020 census to ask about U.S. citizenship status suffered another major blow. A ruling in Maryland joins earlier ones in New York and California blocking the citizenship question.

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1 Year Ahead Of 2020 Census Day, The Bureau Has Many Hurdles To Clear

Monday, April 01, 2019

The Census Bureau is set to count every resident in the U.S. based on where they're living on April 1, 2020. The agency's new director is facing many challenges in these final months before the count.

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Census Bureau Must Be 'Totally Objective' On Citizenship Question, Director Says

Monday, April 01, 2019

Responding to President Trump's tweet defending the controversial question, Steven Dillingham says his job will be "to conduct a census whether the question's in there or if it isn't."

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What You Need To Know About The 2020 Census

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Why is the census citizenship question controversial? When does the count officially start? NPR answers questions about the national head count required by the U.S. Constitution once a decade.

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For The First Time, U.S. Census To Collect Responses In Arabic Among 13 Languages

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Households can respond to the 2020 census in more than double the number of languages supported in 2010. But some Arab-American community leaders are worried many Arabic speakers won't participate.

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Commerce Secretary To Face Lawmakers In Hearing On Census Citizenship Question

Thursday, March 14, 2019

After fending off requests to testify in lawsuits over the census citizenship question, Wilbur Ross goes before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Thursday.

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Census Bureau To Have Far Fewer Local Offices In 2020 Than Last National Count

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

For the 2020 census, the Census Bureau is opening about half the number of local offices it operated from for the last national head count. Some lawmakers are worried the change will harm the count.

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Second Judge Blocks Trump Administration's Census Citizenship Question Plans

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

A second federal judge has issued a court ruling against the administration's plans to ask whether every person living in the country is a U.S. citizen in the 2020 census.

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2020 Census Preparations Were Slowed By The Partial Government Shutdown

Monday, February 25, 2019

The recent partial government shutdown delayed preparations for the 2020 head count, including for a field test of the controversial citizenship question, internal Census Bureau documents suggest.

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Restrictions On Deployed U.S. Troop Data Could Put 2020 Census 'At Risk'

Monday, February 25, 2019

New security measures limiting access to military records may prevent the Census Bureau from accurately counting service members, according to a newly released internal memo obtained by the NAACP.

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What Makes Someone American Indian?

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren has apologized for identifying as "American Indian" in the 1980s, when the number of people who identified as Native American on the U.S. census rose dramatically.

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