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How the Census Bureau innovates to improve: A conversation with Dr. Ron Jarmin

What are the strategic priorities of the U.S. Census Bureau? How is Census improving its data collection and data products? What is the Census Bureau doing…

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Census Bureau receives ’emergency’ approval to conduct pandemic survey

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Researchers warn Census Bureau about accuracy concerns with method

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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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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…

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Trey Gowdy

Gowdy threatens to subpoena DoJ official who asked Census to add citizenship question

The Census Bureau is in the middle of its one and only dress rehearsal for the 2020 population count. But there’s a lot more scrutiny coming from Congress…

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This March 23, 2018 photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census test letter mailed to a resident in Providence, R.I. The nation's only test run of the 2020 Census is in Rhode Island, and its drawing concerns from community leaders, good government groups and others about how it's being run. (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith)

Congress concerned as 2020 Census costs jump 27 percent, testing schedule lags

Only 8 out of 44 systems for the 2020 Census’ practice run in Rhode Island have been tested to date, the Government Accountability Office told lawmakers Wednesday.

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