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Detroit, Michigan leaders push to challenge census count

Detroit — The results of the 2020 census count and the consequences on Michigan cities have state lawmakers and leaders urging more resources for future efforts and for officials to consider an appeal of 2020's numbers.

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Bloomfield Township and chairman of the Senate Homeland and Governmental Affairs Committee, held a field hearing Monday morning in Detroit to discuss with local politicians and experts the impacts of the 2020 census on communities in Michigan. 

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