DNA Project, 2020 Census News

All of Us Initiative
Member Brenda Gilmer shares a link to a National Institutes of Health project that ‘hopes to give more accurate data about the overall population and fix a long-time discrepancy that has real health impacts”.  Read the full article HERE.  “Volunteers will be asked to donate their DNA, complete health surveys and wear fitness and blood pressure trackers to offer clues about the interplay of their stats, their genetics and their environment.”

2020 Census – Citizenship Question
Mike Allen informs us of the ‘Every Person Counts Act’.  The bill, S.2580 is authored by Senator Menendez (D-NJ).  Read the article from the Dick Eastman’s blog HERE.

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