Breaking News: New Amendment Endangers 2020 Census

APDU has just learned that Senator David Vitter (R-LA) has filed an amendment to the FY2015 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations bill (H.R. 4660), being considered now in the U.S. Senate, that would prohibit the Census Bureau from spending funds on the 2020 Census unless it includes questions regarding U.S. citizenship and immigration status.

For more detailed information, go to the Census Project Blog here: http://www.thecensusproject.org/factsheets/fy15/FY15-VitterAmendment-talking_points.pdf