#MakeBrooklynCount: Funding Community Organizations Is Key To Avoiding A 2020 Census Disaster
Don't miss our NY Daily News op-ed on why our elected leaders must get critical Census 2020 funding out to trusted local messengers today
New York state and city governments have turned the 2020 Census into a slow moving train with no conductor. Given the major challenges tied to this Census—including the likely inclusion of a citizenship question that recent evidence indicates was explicitly designed to suppress the count in cities with large immigrant communities—we are desperately behind where we should be, and, what’s worse, there’s little sign that officials in Albany or City Hall are worried.
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