Trump stills wants citizenship question on the census

July 09, 2019

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A census informational pamphlet is displayed at an event in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Activists urge undocumented immigrants to fill out census, regardless of citizenship question

The US Justice Department recently announced their intention to continue to add the citizenship question to the 2020 US census. This move caused concern among critics and activists who fear this will discourage undocumented immigrants from filling out the census. Greisa Martinez, with the immigration rights group United We Dream, spoke to Marco Werman about the controversy.