Steven Dillingham

Census Bureau to complete final stretch of 2020 count despite ‘challenging’ conditions

Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham said the bureau so far has counted 93% of households in the United States, and expects to reach 95% by the end…

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2020 Census workers begin knocking on doors in 3-phased ‘soft launch’

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U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham unveils its national advertising and outreach campaign for the 2020 Census, at the Arena Stage, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Michael A. McCoy)

As 2020 Census hiring ramps up, bureau expects ‘swimmingly successful’ field operations

A week out from the official start of the 2020 census, the bureau has ramped up its recruiting efforts for temporary, on-the-ground work that begins this…

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

The Census Bureau has stood up a “fusion center” to monitor social media for misinformation during the 2020 count and has doubled down on its resilience…

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Satellite data gives Census Bureau a helping hand in launching 2020 ground game

Thousands of temporary Census Bureau hires will lay the groundwork for the rest of the 2020 population count, later this month knocking on doors to ensure the agency has a complete list of addresses.

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