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What will happen if you refuse to answer the census citizenship question?


Washington TimesPeople who refuse to answer the citizenship question on the 2020 census are breaking the law — but there is little chance they will be fined, much less sent to jail, for their obstinacy.

It has been nearly a half-century since anyone was prosecuted for refusing to answer, and legal analysts say the law is now more of a prompt than a threat backed by punishments.

I'm perfectly OK with sending ICE agents to follow up on unanswered census inquiries, at least for this question.

This entry was published Fri Jul 06 10:10:55 CDT 2018 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2018-07-05 10:49:31.0. [Tweet]

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