(AP Photo/John Raoux)A briefcase of a census taker is seen as she knocks on the door of a residence Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. A half-million census takers head out en mass this week to knock on the doors of households that haven't yet responded to the 2020 census. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Census experts warn ‘extreme truncation’ of 2020 count puts data quality at risk

The Census Bureau will wrap up field operations for the 2020 count in less than 20 days, but enumerators have yet to count 15% of the population in 10…

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2020 Census may cost more than original estimates without full congressional funding

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Census Bureau director stepping down amid watchdog concerns

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Lawmakers concerned Census Bureau IT update schedule is too ambitious

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Budget, timeline could derail 2020 Census redesign

Budget constraints, IT management issues and a tight timeline could thwart the Census Bureau’s ambitious redesign plan for the 2020 count. The bureau said…

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Hold on OPM nominee likely short lived

The White House says the Office of Personnel Management will issue the final rule on how the Affordable Care Act would apply to lawmakers and their staffs…

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Sen. Coburn to put hold on OPM director nominee

Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said he wants an answer from Office of Personnel Management and the White House on how the Affordable Care Act will apply to lawmakers and their staff before moving forward with Katherine Archuleta’s nomination to serve as OPM director.

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