Administration Funding Proposal for FY 2019

The Trump administration released its FY 2019 Census Budget request which the Census Project labeled as only “keeping the 2020 count on life support.”

A previous blog reported that census stakeholders will still be seeking additional monies for the FY 2018 Census Bureau budget beyond the $182 million increase already approved by policymakers as part of the emerging budget deal increasing overall domestic spending.

Meanwhile, several articles explain the administration request.