Census Bureau Overwhelmed By Public Comments Opposing Citizenship Question

The Census Bureau received 147,831 documents with comments on this summer’s Federal Register Notice. 📊 Nearly 138,000 of those comments were about the proposed question on citizenship, and about 99 percent of such comments were opposed. http://bit.ly/2D9y6LE Census Bureau Overwhelmed By Public Comments Opposing Citizenship Question “The Census Bureau received 147,831 documents with comments” on…

Whitmer joins 19 governors fighting climate change, shakes up environmental…

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer used her executive powers to send a strong message about solving Michigan’s ongoing environmental crises and fighting climate change. 🌿 🌎 The first executive order renames the state’s beleaguered Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), which has been embroiled in scandals involving its handling of Flint water and PFAS. The department will…

Report: Michigan among worst states for LGBTQ equality ⋆ Michigan Advance

⁉️ Did you know? Michigan ranks among the bottom 28 states for LGBTQ rights, a new study says. The “State Equality Index,” issued by the Human Rights Campaign and Equality Federation, put Michigan in its lowest-rated category, “High priority to achieve basic equality.” From Michigan Advancehttp://bit.ly/2G8ilbL Report: Michigan among worst states for LGBTQ equality ⋆…