April 4, 2019
... March 2020. But the Golden State is home to 10 of the 50 counties nationwide that are considered the hardest to count — among them ... on Monday his staff must remain “totally objective” about the question.
In the wake of negative coverage around the citizenship ...
April 5, 2019
... would be unconstitutional because, at a time of increased immigration enforcement and anti-immigrant rhetoric, it hinders the ... way to the Supreme Court.
A Supreme Court hearing about whether including the question is constitutional and the New York ruling, ...
August 2, 2018
The inclusion of a question about citizenship status on the next census has funders and advocates even more worried about getting a full and accurate count in 2020. The concerns add to earlier ... He said about the citizenship question: “Those of us who care about a full and fair count are worried that it might suppress the ...
September 12, 2018
... investments flow.
Experts are increasingly alarmed about achieving a fair and accurate count in 2020, as a leadership vacuum at ...
March 1, 2019
... alone could decrease the aggregate 2020 population count by about 188,000 persons, resulting in a fiscal impact of about $200 million per ... and needs of all Californians—a step that is essential for us to achieve our goal of making California the healthiest state.
April 1, 2019
... million seems pretty inadequate considering the job ahead of us,” said Lauren Moore, who serves on the commission and is chairwoman of the ... office did not immediately respond to a question about how the $20 million funding amount was determined.
Moore hopes that ...
June 25, 2019
The Trump administration’s decision to ask people about their citizenship status on the 2020 census has galvanized a national ... make sure immigrants and their families are counted by the US government, funded by progressive philanthropic organizations including the ...
June 21, 2019
What Funders Can Do Now
Learn more about the census and the barriers to participation
Support efforts to ...
June 27, 2019
... consider making additional grants to educate communities about the Court’s ruling and address lingering concerns. You could also fund ... and disenfranchised communities. We invite you to join us as we move forward to ensure a fair and accurate count.
March 27, 2019
... works and the consequences of an undercount.
Immigration advocates have pushed Gov. Cuomo to use state money for ... said Steve Choi, the executive director of the New York Immigration Coalition and facilitator of the New York Counts 2020 coalition. ...
June 27, 2019
Those of us who believe in a complete and accurate 2020 Census won a critical victory ... count of all those living in the United States regardless of immigration status. We believe that healthy communities require the ...
September 11, 2018
... the doors of the United States to refugees.
It may be about to get worse. Mr. Trump is considering another extreme cut in the number ... place draconian, ill-defined vetting procedures and placed immigration hard-liners like Stephen Miller in charge.
January 15, 2019
A federal judge in New York has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
May 7, 2018
Grant makers are gearing up early to counter Trump administration policies surrounding the 2020 census and raising concerns that the White House plans and a general rise in an anti-immigrant sentiment could distort the results of the crucial once-a-decade population count.
November 16, 2018
The 2020 Census will have far-reaching impacts on the future of our state, particularly for California’s low-income workers whose perspectives are often missing from the policies and institutions that shape our lives.
May 15, 2019
Leaders of four of the nation’s most prominent philanthropies have committed $20 million in new money to a $43 million effort to ensure a complete and accurate tally in the 2020 census — and are publicly calling on their philanthropy peers to provide an additional $10 million for a total of $73 million.
June 25, 2019
... a popular flea market, to talk with fellow immigrants about their willingness to participate in “el censo” — the 2020 census. ... President Trump blocked the release of documents about that census . His administration has added a question about citizenship ...