The New York Times on LUPE's Census 2020 Outreach Efforts in Rio Grande Valley ColoniasIn 2020 Census, Big Efforts in Some States. In Others, Not So Much.

By Michael Wines and Jose A. Del Real, Published Dec. 15, 2019

California is spending $187 million to try to ensure an accurate count of its population. The Texas Legislature decided not to devote any money to the job. Why?


MSNBC on LUPE's Census 2020 outreachAmerican Swamp Episode 3: Voting Rights and Wrongs

Katy Tur and Jacob Soboroff, Aired Sunday, August 11th, at 9pm ET


NBC News on LUPE's legal challenge to inclusion of Citizenship question on 2020 Census

Texas community union takes on Trump on census citizenship question

Raul A. Reyes, Feb. 19, 2019, 11:48 AM CST

“I know the citizenship question could harm many states, but we will really feel it in South Texas,” said LUPE’s Juanita Valdez-Cox.

For Juanita Valdez-Cox, asking all 2020 census respondents whether they are U.S. citizens would mean less food on families’ tables and more people unable to pay their rent.