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Political Science Professor Dick Simpson in the News

Jan 30, 2018

Dick Simpson, UIC professor of political science, was interviewed during a CBS 2 news story about several Illinois Democrats planning to boycott President Trump’s State of the Union address. http://cbsloc.al/2E0pNE8

The Chicago Tribune quoted Dick Simpson in a story about what impact citizenship questions in the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2020 survey might have on household response rates and participation among immigrants. Simpson says Illinois could lose political power and federal funding with a drop in recorded state population. http://trib.in/2DNc9V7 (subscription may be required)