TITLE

Proposed census change would reveal undocumented immigrants

AUTHOR(S)
Mullin, Emily
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
La Prensa San Diego;10/23/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 43, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opposition of 29 civil rights organizations on the legislation put forth by Sen. David Vitter and Sen. Robert Bennett which requires the indication of citizenship status in the 2010 census in the U.S. Leadership Conference on Civil Rights president Wade Henderson refers to the amendment as unconstitutional and notes that Census 2010 is a national issue. The Senate will be voting on the amendment after it generated various responses particularly on immigration issues.
ACCESSION #
44880408

 

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