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Tribal leaders seek accurate census counts on reservations


September 5, 2019

BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota tribal leaders gathered Tuesday to map out a campaign to help ensure their reservations aren't shortchanged in the 2020 census.

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Mike Faith told the group during a trbial summit at United Tribes Technical College that his tribe has allocated $50,000 "for the purpose of helping get a true count." The money will be used for advertising about the upcoming survey, the Bismarck Tribune reported.


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