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OMB Wants Federal Employees to Get Second Jobs to Help with 2020 Census

By on October 3, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
OMB Wants Federal Employees to Get Second Jobs to Help with 2020 Census

The Office of Management and Budget is encouraging agencies to let federal employees pursue part-time jobs to help out with the 2020 census.

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2020 Census Will Be Offered Online

By on September 8, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
2020 Census Will Be Offered Online

The upcoming census will be offered online which presents new challenges, but the Census Bureau says it has been successful in addressing them.

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Should the Census Be Abolished?

on August 13, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The author says scrapping the "redundant" decennial census would save the government billions and potentially yield more accurate population data by utilizing other data that are already collected.

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ACLU Sues Commerce Department Over Census Citizenship Question

By on June 7, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
ACLU Sues Commerce Department Over Census Citizenship Question

Another lawsuit has been filed over the inclusion of a citizenship question on the upcoming census.

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Bill Would Tie Federal Funds to Citizenship

By on April 11, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Bill Would Tie Federal Funds to Citizenship

Recently introduced legislation would mandate that federal funding be based only on the number of U.S. citizens in a locality.

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Census Bureau Will Be Checking Answers to Citizenship Question

By on April 4, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Census Bureau Will Be Checking Answers to Citizenship Question

If you don’t answer the citizenship status question on the census, will it matter? The Census Bureau has developed a plan for this possibility.

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Census Bureau Releases List of Planned Questions for 2020 Census

By on March 30, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Census Bureau Releases List of Planned Questions for 2020 Census

The Census Bureau has released the list of proposed questions for the upcoming 2020 Census.

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2020 Census Will Ask About Citizenship Status

By on March 27, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
2020 Census Will Ask About Citizenship Status

The Commerce Department announced that a question on citizenship status will be reinstated on the 2020 Census. This prompted an immediate political backlash.

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Census Bureau Clarifies How it Will Count Overseas Federal Employees in 2020 Census

By on February 7, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Census Bureau has published a memo for the upcoming Census that details how federal employees working overseas will be counted.

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Should the Census be Allowed to Ask About Citizenship?

By on February 2, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Should the Census be Allowed to Ask About Citizenship?

Should the Census ask about citizenship status? A dispute has arisen between one lawmaker and the Justice Department over the issue.

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