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U.S. census director says the bureau needs to reduce chances of meddling after Trump

Newly sworn-in Census Bureau Director Robert Santos told NPR it's important to make sure there are policies in place to better protect the agency from any future political interference.

Tuesday's rare palindrome date of 2-22-22 also happens to fall on National Margarita Day in the United States. Douglas Peebles/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. census director says the bureau needs to reduce chances of meddling after Trump

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