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Where are Americans Moving?

By on January 16, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Where are Americans Moving?

Recent data show which states are gaining and losing population which can have an implication for Congressional seats in the upcoming census.

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Census Bureau Raises Pay in Hopes of Hiring 500K People

on January 8, 2020 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Census Bureau said it plans to hire 500,000 people in the coming months as the 2020 Census gets underway. It's raising pay in most of the country in an effort to fill the jobs.

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Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

By on July 25, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Senators Don’t Want Federal Agencies Collecting Citizenship Data

A group of Senators are threatening to withhold funds in an effort to stop federal agencies from providing citizenship data to the Commerce Department.

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No Citizenship Question Will Be on the 2020 Census

By on July 11, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
No Citizenship Question Will Be on the 2020 Census

The Trump administration abandoned efforts to put a citizenship question on the 2020 census and is instead taking an alternate route to gather the information.

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Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

By on July 2, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Government to Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

The Trump administration reportedly abandoned efforts to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, but the president has said it’s still on the table.

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Supreme Court Says Citizenship Question Cannot Go on 2020 Census, For Now

By on June 27, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Supreme Court Says Citizenship Question Cannot Go on 2020 Census, For Now

The Supreme Court has issued a decision on the debate over adding a citizenship status question to the upcoming census.

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Should a Citizenship Question be on the Census?

By on May 15, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Should a Citizenship Question be on the Census?

The Supreme Court will settle a recent debate over the census that could fundamentally change the history of how it has been used in America.

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Commerce Secretary Grilled Over Role In Adding Citizenship Question To 2020 Census

on March 15, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross faced tough questioning Thursday from Democrats on the House Oversight Committee about whether he lied to Congress about his decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

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Supreme Court to Decide Legality of Census Citizenship Question

on February 15, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The Supreme Court said Friday that it would take up a case this term to decide whether the Trump administration can add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

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Internet Access Rates Remain Uneven in the U.S.

By on December 13, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Internet Access Rates Remain Uneven in the U.S.

Recent Census Bureau data show adoption rates of broadband internet throughout the country. This has led to more government services moving online.

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