The U.S. business community banded together today in support of funding for the 2020 Census, which is "vital to businesses across America to promote economic development, identify potential customers and create jobs."
Congress must "pay special attention" in overseeing preparations for the 2020 Census to how the Census Bureau can achieve an "accurate and inclusive" count of the whole population in the face of a
The Insights Association joined a large and varied coalition of organizations in support of Census funding and "an inclusive and accurate decennial census."
Congressman Issa asks if the decennial Census should just run every year like the American Community Survey (ACS)
The Insights Association warns about effects of reduced respondent cooperation in the decennial census
Census questionnaire controversy raised with Commerce Secretary Ross
Insights Association advocacy helps secure $1.344 billion increase for the Census Bureau and 2020 Census preparations
A last ditch effort to ensure there's room in the Fiscal Year 2019 budget for the Census
After Congress came through with extra money in the latest continuing appropriations resolution last week, the White House requested a massive increase in Census Bureau funding for Fiscal Year 2019. That request still isn't enough.
The big budget deal signed into law this morning (after a momentary government shutdown) includes a much-needed boost in funding to prepare for the 2020 Census.