Budget, staffing shortages at Census could threaten 2020 count in rural areas

Years of underfunding has robbed the agency of critical staffing, and some of the operation tools needed to take the count. Now, University of New Hampshire demographer William OHare tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin, there’s a new concern that the cuts could result in the possibility of under-counted populations, especially in rural areas.


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