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U.S. population hits 300 million mark

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The U.S. Census Bureau reports the country's population will soon hit the 300 million mark this October. Why should we care about that figure? Host Tom Fudge and guests discuss how the quality of San Diego life will be affected.

Guests:

  • Katrina Wengert , demographer with the U.S. Census Bureau. She works in the bureau's population division.
  • Brian Dixon , director of government relations for Population Connection, a Washington D.C. advocacy group.
  • Hans Johnson , demographer with the Public Policy Institute of California.

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