Ron Jarmin

Ron Jarmin, 2020 Census-Alaska

Report: Census hit by cyberattack, US count unaffected

U.S. Census Bureau computer servers were exploited last year during a cybersecurity attack, but it didn’t involve the 2020 census

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A man wearing a mask walks past posters encouraging participation in the 2020 Census, Wednesday, April 1, 2020, in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. Wednesday is Census Day, the date used to reference where a person lives for the once-a-decade count, as the U.S. is almost paralyzed by the spread of the novel coronavirus, but census officials vowed the job would be completed by its year-end deadline. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Census Bureau receives ’emergency’ approval to conduct pandemic survey

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FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2019, file photo a worker gets ready to pass out instructions in how fill out the 2020 census during a town hall meeting in Lithonia, Ga. The U.S. Census Bureau says a test for the 2020 census shows having a question about citizenship didn’t have much of an impact on response rates for the general population, though responses by Hispanics were down slightly. The test results were released Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)

Researchers warn Census Bureau about accuracy concerns with method

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Census Bureau

Census Bureau stands up ‘fusion center’ to combat misinformation during 2020 count

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Census Bureau

Deputy Census director: 2020 count ‘only part’ of agency’s vast data trove

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Census Bureau

Amid shutdown, 2020 census operations stay afloat. But for how long?

The Census Bureau has six-to-eight weeks of carryover funding to stay afloat during a partial government shutdown.

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Census Bureau

Census look to identify ‘misperceptions,’ barriers to participation in 2020 count

The Census Bureau looks to correct the record on fears and common misconceptions the public has shared about the upcoming population count. 

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Wilbur Ross

‘It’s not a novel question.’ Ross unconcerned by impact of census citizenship question

For all the controversy surrounding the last-minute addition of a citizenship question on 2020 census forms, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he’s unconvinced that the question will impact response rates.

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