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Appeals court says census count must continue through the end of the month

The government had requested a stay after a federal judge blocked the administration’s efforts to end the count last week and process the data in time to deliver it to the president for apportionment by a statutory deadline of Dec. 31.

By Tara Bahrampour, The Washington Post
United States Census 2020 mailers sent to Austin. Photographed on June 23, 2020.

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