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A census first: Black voter turnout passes whites
May 8, 2013 in Nation/World WASHINGTON — New census data show that America’s blacks voted in 2012 at higher rates than whites, in a historic first. Despite increasing population, the number of white voters declined … 36
Multiracial people fastest-growing group in U.S.
May 29, 2009 in Nation/World on Page A3 WASHINGTON – Multiracial Americans have become the fastest-growing demographic group, wielding an impact on minority growth that challenges traditional notions of race. The number of multiracial people rose 3.4 percent …
Census: More divorcees, bigger homes in Spokane Co.
Dec. 9, 2008 in City, News Compared with the rest of the country, more Spokane County residents live alone and more are divorced. Those are some characteristics gleaned from the newest batch of Census figures released …