U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments About Excluding Illegal Immigrants From Census; N.Y. And N.J. Could Lose Congressional SeatsThe census helps determine the amount of federal funding and congressional representatives our area receives. As CBS2’s Lisa Rozner reports, that now hangs in the balance.
Less Than 1 Month Left To Complete 2020 Census: 'We Can't Have New York City Go Under-Counted'Only about 58% of city residents have filled out the census. In some neighborhoods it's much lower, a far cry from the 65% national average.
Nonprofit Groups Working To Boost Participation In 2020 CensusThere’s $73 billion in federal aid on the line, and New York could also lose Congressional seats if residents are under-counted.
Gov. Cuomo Gets Aggressive With 2020 New York Census, Announces Bold, New ApproachWith clout, power and billions in federal aid at stake, Gov. Andrew Cuomo used Martin Luther King Day to mount a campaign to make sure every New Yorker is counted.
Yonkers Eyes Big Bucks From Government After 2020 Census, But Will Residents Take The Survey?Census 2020 is already on the minds of local leaders, who worry not every resident will be counted.
Decision To Add Citizenship Question To Census Draws ProtestThe Trump administration's decision to ask people about their citizenship in the 2020 census set off worries among Democrats on Tuesday that immigrants will dodge the survey altogether.