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Census Bureau starts testing citizenship question as it awaits Supreme Court ruling

Jun 11, 2019 - CNN

The Census Bureau is starting a test to help determine how much the controversial citizenship question would affect its task of counting the US population next year as it awaits a Supreme Court ruling about whether it can be used.

Surveys that look similar to the 2020 census form will go out to 480,000 households this week as part of the test, the bureau announced Tuesday. There are two versions of the test form, one with the citizenship question and one without it.

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