Chicago Tonight: Latino Voices

Federal Forms Could Change Race, Ethnicity Options

Clip: 02/04/2023 | 7m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

For many Latinos, filling out forms can present a category conundrum. On some forms, Hispanic/Latino is considered a racial designation — on others, it's an ethnicity. Now, for the first time since 1997, the U.S. Census and other federal documents could have new options for identifying your race and ethnicity.

Aired: 02/04/23

Rating: NR

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Chicago Tonight: Latino Voices is a local public television program presented by WTTW.