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Time is Running Out to Respond to the 2020 Census

Time is Running Out to Respond to the 2020 Census

Spread the Word: The Time to Act is Now Beginning on Constitution Day, September 17, through Sunday, September 20, join Census Bureau partners nationwide in reminding your network that time is running out to respond to the 2020 Census. Share this 2020 Census graphic with your social media followers using the hashtag #2020Census, and post […]

Census Bureau Adapts Operations to Ensure Everyone Is Counted

Census Bureau Adapts Operations to Ensure Everyone Is Counted

  As the U.S. Census Bureau continues to monitor the impacts COVID-19 has on 2020 Census operations, changes to operations are being deployed to ensure the safety of staff and the public while maximizing the number of households that respond on their own to the 2020 Census. “We are taking steps and adapting our operations […]

POLITICS | California Will Likely Lose Congressional Seat for First Time Ever, Census Shows

POLITICS | California Will Likely Lose Congressional Seat for First Time Ever, Census Shows

BY ZACHARY STIEBER   California is one of eight states expected to lose a congressional seat, according to Census figures released on Dec. 30. If the state lost a seat, it would be the first time ever. California, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and West Virginia are expected to lose one seat, the Wall Street […]

Volunteers Needed to Assist in Annual Homeless Count in Ventura County

Volunteers Needed to Assist in Annual Homeless Count in Ventura County

VENTURA, Calif. – Community volunteers are needed for the annual count and survey of homeless persons in Ventura County. The 2020 Ventura County Homeless Count has been scheduled for Wednesday, January 29, 2019. The annual Homeless Count is coordinated by the Ventura County Continuum of Care and County of Ventura, in partnership with community partners […]

House Votes To Hold Barr, Ross In Contempt Of Congress

House Votes To Hold Barr, Ross In Contempt Of Congress

HENRY RODGERS CAPITOL HILL REPORTER The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt of Congress for withholding information about the administration’s attempt to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The House voted 230-198 after scheduling the vote because Barr and Ross […]

Trump’s Census Citizenship Question Faces Supreme Court Scrutiny

Trump’s Census Citizenship Question Faces Supreme Court Scrutiny

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday over the Trump administration’s bid to append a citizenship question to the 2020 census questionnaire. Democratic states and city governments are challenging the citizenship question, fearing that diminished noncitizen participation will deprive them of federal funding and seats in Congress. […]

Supreme Court to Decide on Citizenship Question in 2020 Census

Supreme Court to Decide on Citizenship Question in 2020 Census

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Supreme Court will decide whether the Trump administration may include a citizenship question on the 2020 census questionnaire.  U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman struck the citizenship question in a lengthy January ruling, finding the government had repeatedly violated a federal law called the Administrative Procedure Act. […]

Trump Administration Will Ask the Supreme Court to Protect the Census Citizenship Question

Trump Administration Will Ask the Supreme Court to Protect the Census Citizenship Question

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . The Trump administration will ask the Supreme Court to decide whether the government can append a citizenship question to the 2020 census questionnaire, the Department of Justice said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman forbade the government from incorporating the citizenship question Jan. 15 in a sweeping decision that […]

California AG Threatens to Sue if Trump Administration Places Citizenship Question on Census

California AG Threatens to Sue if Trump Administration Places Citizenship Question on Census

  . By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views Xavier Beccera is clear—he is the Attorney General for the WORLD, not for Californians.  He is about to sue President Trump for the “outrage” of asking on the census if a person is a citizen of the United States.  He considers such a question worse than […]

The Census for Dummies (Including the US Department of Justice)

The Census for Dummies (Including the US Department of Justice)

  by Thomas L. Knapp “Uncertainly is swirling over whether the Census Bureau will be able to get an accurate population count for the 2020 census,” The Hill reports. The Department of Justice wants the bureau to ask respondents about their citizenship status, which could result in people avoiding the census altogether. There’s a simple […]