Voting Rights Expert Says Early End To Census Count Could Be ‘Disastrous’ | The Last Word | MSNBC

Voting Rights Expert Says Early End To Census Count Could Be ‘Disastrous’ | The Last Word | MSNBC 1


Arturo Vargas, CEO of NALEO Educational Fund, says Donald Trump’s decision to end census data collection one month early will “undermine” the final results. He tells Ali Velshi an accurate census count should not be a partisan issue because “any state or population group that’s undercounted hurts everyone.” Aired on 8/4/2020.
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Voting Rights Expert Says Early End To Census Count Could Be ‘Disastrous’ | The Last Word | MSNBC

48 Comments on "Voting Rights Expert Says Early End To Census Count Could Be ‘Disastrous’ | The Last Word | MSNBC"

  1. Brutal Noodle | August 5, 2020 at 12:20 AM | Reply

    Trump in charge of my personal information? NO THANKS!

    • Brutal Noodle | August 5, 2020 at 12:25 AM | Reply

      @Elaine Broskie Lol, right wing tech…
      Name one right wing tech company…

    • Elaine Daprano | August 5, 2020 at 12:38 AM | Reply

      @Brutal Noodle Ever heard of the Internal Revenue Service? No? probably because you’re not American.
      Even the corporations have our information. You’re on YouTube. You’re getting tracked! ALL OF YOUR ALIASES! 😄😄😄

    • Yet YOU expect to look into his taxes.

    • Brutal Noodle | August 5, 2020 at 12:45 AM | Reply

      @Elaine Daprano 1. I don’t pay taxes…
      2. Google developed the world’s first quantum computers.. they OWN security..
      3. Why are you so hard for the census? Who gets that hard for the census?

    • Brutal Noodle | August 5, 2020 at 12:46 AM | Reply

      @Jeff Gibson Me? No.. I don’t give a sh*t about his taxes… I know he’s a crook without seeing them….. That’s other people who need more evidence lol…

  2. Forrest Trump | August 5, 2020 at 12:21 AM | Reply

    The only mass fraud is the obese grifter in the White House.

    • ThomasLoweDesigns | August 5, 2020 at 12:47 AM | Reply

      Maybe we can find out where our votes are being mailed to and just drive them there and count them ourselves. 🇺🇸🇺🇸BYE DON 2020🇺🇸🇺🇸

    • Forrest Trump | August 5, 2020 at 4:40 AM | Reply

      Tru .Please keepup the fight for the truth Sir

  3. The cheating begins!

  4. Richard Darlington | August 5, 2020 at 12:27 AM | Reply

    Trump isn’t clever enough to come up with this crap on his own.
    Care to take a guess who does?

  5. Kraiguar Smith | August 5, 2020 at 12:28 AM | Reply

    trump is doing everything a criminally corrupt person would do. If it benefits him financially, politically it stays, if it doesn’t it goes.

  6. brilliantly said, ty mr vargas and mr velshi. this is vital information, only collected once a decade. if this gets shut down early, it will ruin states for a decade.

    • @Jeff Gibson NO there are plenty of reasons people haven’t answered and the normal procedure is for them to send someone to the residences that didnt answer to ensure that they are vacant without the time to do that double check many elderly and disabled people will not be counted!

    • @Llynnyia I know, I’ve done it before. But I never discovered any elderly or disabled person, because their relatives respond for them. That’s the best you can hope for without getting ridiculous.

    • @CShield I’ve worked on the Census before. The form asks the census taker to go to the location 6 times until you make contact. If you haven’t found evidence of people in 6 visits, then they give it to the next worker and he will go there 6 times. It’s MORONIC.

    • Constituent A | August 5, 2020 at 2:34 AM | Reply

      Census workers have not been going out due to COVID.

    • @Jeff Gibson So, you have absolutely no proof then? Figures.

  7. *No distraction: Vote President Biden 2020*

  8. Elaine Daprano | August 5, 2020 at 12:32 AM | Reply

    This is weird. Why does he think the Census has ANYTHING to do with him…at this late date??? It can’t be finished. My friend is working part time as census taker. It’s been jammed together so fast, they’re having technical difficulties. The trainer said Trump had given them a MONTH!!! EVERYBODY LAUGHED!

  9. Damian Quintana | August 5, 2020 at 12:33 AM | Reply

    I’m here, hello, count me..

  10. $10 says Biden is going to need to redo the census in 2021

    • ThomasLoweDesigns | August 5, 2020 at 12:54 AM | Reply

      🇺🇸🇺🇸BYE DON 2020🇺🇸🇺🇸

    • ThomasLoweDesigns I keep seeing that phrase is it supposed to be insulting tRump or Biden?

    • He can’t. The Census is defined in the Constitution. If Democrats care about the Constitution they have to abide by what it says. If they want to separate themselves from renegade Republicans, who no longer care about rules/ rule of law because of Trump, they have to strictly follow the rules.

    • SorbusAucuparia | August 6, 2020 at 1:12 AM | Reply

      @Karen Byrd If previous president already failed to follow constitution, it is the next opresidents responsibility to rectify situation. it’s as if Trump didn’t make the census. Of course I’m sure congress needs to approve.

  11. America’s ideal: All people are created equal.
    America’s reality: WRONG!

  12. Satya Richburg Ju | August 5, 2020 at 1:19 AM | Reply

    ▶️ The censor is a moving number with so much deaths.

  13. Just goes to show what voting rights in the USA are actually worth.

  14. Marilyn Reallon | August 5, 2020 at 2:16 AM | Reply

    Just another Trump failure! It is what it is!

  15. Guys. You’re a dictatorship.
    Wake up.
    Trump will do anything. Anything. Everything to stay in power.
    Its happening now.
    Trump will not leave office.

  16. Power over the census sould be under legislative control, no matter what POTUS wants. It’s in the Constitution.

  17. Brenda Heeligan | August 5, 2020 at 5:05 AM | Reply

    Can’t congress do something about this!

  18. Just another attempt by trump and the GOP to steal and rig future elections

  19. For the love of God…. it was obvious a long time ago that the Trump admin would screw this up in some fashion.

  20. Trump instumentalizes everything and anything. Those poor brainwashed souls that have yet to understand that, have my pity.

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