Bipartisan Senate Push To Extend Census Begins Weeks Before Count Is Set To End

Bipartisan Senate Push To Extend Census Begins Weeks Before Count Is Set To End

Sens. Dan Sullivan (left) and Lisa Murkowski, both Republicans from Alaska, have joined Sen. Brian Schatz, a Democrat from Hawaii, in introducing a bipartisan bill that would extend reporting deadlines for 2020 census results.A bipartisan Senate bill could solve a scheduling conundrum that is putting the national count, along with the distribution of federal funding and political representation, in serious jeopardy.

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Source: NPR Politics
Bipartisan Senate Push To Extend Census Begins Weeks Before Count Is Set To End

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