Black leaders push for fair 2020 census count

AmNews Staff Reports | 6/23/2019, 8:40 a.m.
Leaders of numerous African American organizations recently convened to deal with the upcoming 2020 census that could affect available resources ...
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Leaders of numerous African American organizations recently convened to deal with the upcoming 2020 census that could affect available resources and the political representation of Blacks in the century’s third decade.

Melanie Campbell, president and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP) and the convener of the Black Women’s Roundtable, had the leaders and representatives of key African American and civil rights organizations meet on June 18 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill to talk about the 2020 Census and its importance to Blacks.

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