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Trump seems to prefer that the census count fewer people

Apr 02, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump put a political spin on the US census Monday when he tweeted that it would be "meaningless" if people aren't asked whether they are citizens -- even though many experts fear the question would drive down the official national population count next year.

As it happens, that less accurate count could help his Republican Party in the reapportionment of congressional seats and electoral votes after 2020.

Officials at the Census Bureau, meanwhile, said M...