TOP DOC: A coalition of organizations called The Census Project, which advocates for an “inclusive and accurate” census, sent a letter to House and Senate appropriators last week asking for nearly $1.7 billion in fiscal 2021 funding for the Census Bureau. That total is $9 million more than what the Trump administration requested, they noted. The groups also urged lawmakers to provide additional assistance in future pandemic relief legislation.
- Politico Pro Budget & Appropriations newsletter. By Caitlin Emma. May 18, 2020.