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How The Pandemic, Federal Government Is Shaping The 2020 Census

A Census 2020 form is seen Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, in Toksook Bay, Alaska.
Gregory Bull
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Associated Press
A Census 2020 form is seen Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, in Toksook Bay, Alaska.

A federal judge ruled Thursday that the U.S. Census count will continue through October 31, blocking a Trump Administration plan to end it a month early.

Census figures help determine congressional representation and how $1.5 trillion in federal funding is distributed, money that pandemic-ravaged cities desperately need.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, how the pandemic and government involvement have made this a census count like no other.

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