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American Population Edges Toward 300 Million

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American Population Edges Toward 300 Million

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American Population Edges Toward 300 Million

American Population Edges Toward 300 Million

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The Census Bureau estimates that U.S. population will hit 300 million next Tuesday. Guests look at population and demographics, and examine how the nation has changed since previous population milestones.

Guest:

Linda Jacobsen, director of domestic programs, Population Reference Bureau