Blacks Will Account for Nearly 18 percent of U.S. Population by 2060
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Blacks Will Account for Nearly 18 percent of U.S. Population by 2060

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Each year, the Census Bureau recognizes Black History…

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Census Data: Black Women, Children Struggle With Poverty
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Census Data: Black Women, Children Struggle With Poverty

By Freddie Allen Senior NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Despite relative improvement in job…

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Census Bureau Considers Dropping ‘Race’ from Survey
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Census Bureau Considers Dropping ‘Race’ from Survey

  (Politico) – The U.S. Census Bureau is experimenting with eliminating the word “race” altogether…

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Govt Considering Using Internet, Smartphones for 2020 Census
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Govt Considering Using Internet, Smartphones for 2020 Census

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The days of the census taker with…

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Civil Rights Groups Counting on Accurate Census
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Civil Rights Groups Counting on Accurate Census

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The 2020 census is still…

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Black Children Among the Nation’s Poorest
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Black Children Among the Nation’s Poorest

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the American economy stumbles…

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U.S. poverty rate flat, number of uninsured dips: Census
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U.S. poverty rate flat, number of uninsured dips: Census

[REUTERS] The percentage of Americans living in poverty remained steady last year at 15 percent…

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