Seattle groups urge census turnout despite citizenship question uncertainty
by Kamna Shastri
Seattle groups still hope people will participate in the 2020 census, despite the federal government's latest twists and turns in whether it will ask about citizenship.
Jul 4, 2019
Census citizenship question blocked in federal court
by Ryan Phelan
Washington state had joined the lawsuit seeking to bar the citizenship question.
Jan 16, 2019
Seattle preps for census, says citizenship question could intimidate immigrants
by Rahwa Hailemariam
The Department of Commerce, which runs the Census, announced plans to include a new question asking respondents about their citizenship status. Critics, including Seattle and King County officials, say that could suppress participation in communities of color.
Aug 9, 2018
Census question on citizenship challenged in court
by John Stang
Washington state officials and others double-down on opposition to citizenship question that they say would alienate immigrant communities.
Mar 27, 2018