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Get Ready For A Fight As States, Facing Census Delays, Eye Other Data For Redistricting
Talking Points Memo
April 7, 2021

Commerce Secretary Raimondo defends census privacy method
Associated Press
April 7, 2021

Editorial: Privacy vs. accuracy? Questions swirl around 2020 census
Los Angeles Times
April 7, 2021

Census Delay Spells Election Chaos for States
Stateline
April 7, 2021

Ohio Secretary of State: US Census delay means trouble ahead
WHIO
April 6, 2021

Between census years, the American Community Survey fills in the gaps
Siouxland News
April 6, 2021

We wanted to know how the 2020 census was going. So we asked workers to guide our coverage.
Reveal
April 5, 2021

Voter groups: Start Ohio map-making despite Census data lag
Associated Press
April 5, 2021

Groups: Census privacy tool could hurt voting rights goals
Associated Press
April 5, 2021

Gerrymandering was already going to be bad this year. Then the census was delayed
The Washington Post
April 4, 2021

Democrats fear a delay in redistricting threatens Black and Asian residents in two southern states
CNN
April 4, 2021

Census delays could cause headaches for commission drawing new Columbus City Council map
The Columbus Dispatch
April 4, 2021

Lawsuits over execution of 2020 census near conclusions
Associated Press
April 2, 2021

A Silver Lining of Redistricting Census Delays
WVTF
April 2, 2021

Civil rights groups drop suit against Census Bureau
The Washington Post
April 1, 2021

Telework Works and Other Workforce Lessons Census Learned During the Pandemic
Nextgov
April 1, 2021

Oklahoma Lawmakers Move Forward On Redistricting, Despite Delays In Census Data
KGOU
March 31, 2021

IT Insights: Interview with AWS federal director Brett McMillen
FedScoop
March 31, 2021

Oregon Supreme Court floats hurried-up timeline for redrawing political maps
OPB
March 30, 2021

Redistricting Commission Will Be Up Against the Clock Once New Census Data Arrives
WVTF
March 30, 2021

Census data delay scrambles plans for state redistricting
Associated Press
March 28, 2021

How delayed census results could affect Idaho’s 2022 election
KTVB
March 28, 2021

David Bruce: American Community Survey is not a scam
Erie Times-News
March 27, 2021

How pandemic snarls redistricting – and 2022 election plans
The Christian Science Monitor
March 26, 2021

Ohio Bid for Fast Census Data Tossed by Court, Quickly Appealed
Bloomberg Law
March 24, 2021

Judge Dismisses Ohio Lawsuit Seeking To Rush Out Census Data For Redistricting
Talking Points Memo
March 24, 2021

Federal judge dismisses Ohio lawsuit seeking quicker release of census counts
The Columbus Dispatch
March 24, 2021

Federal judge dismisses lawsuit from Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost that pushed for faster U.S. Census results
Cleveland.com
March 24, 2021

US Loans Vaccines To Mexico, Canada
NPR
March 23, 2021

Watchdog: Routes given to census takers were often confusing
Associated Press
March 23, 2021

WATCH: Senate hearing on the 2020 Census
PBS NewsHour
March 23, 2021

Few good options as Iowa considers suing for census data
The Gazette
March 23, 2021

Californians may have been undercounted in 2020 Census
KRCR
March 23, 2021

Rhode Island could lose a US House seat over census
NBC 10 News
March 23, 2021

Hearing being held for census accuracy
WLNS
March 23, 2021

Census Bureau tells Senate hearing it’s unlikely to provide redistricting information by Ohio’s deadline
Cleveland.com
March 23, 2021

Lawmakers frustrated over delay in Census redistricting data
Associated Press
March 23, 2021

Census Bureau defends delays in data delivery before Senate panel
Roll Call
March 23, 2021

Republicans hope census delay will give them a role in drawing new political maps in Illinois
Daily Herald
March 20, 2021

As Illinois lawmakers start redistricting after 2020 Census, BGA pushes for fair maps
ABC 7 Chicago
March 20, 2021

Redistricting data may be ready a month early, in old format
Associated Press
March 19, 2021

Census data for redistricting will be available earlier than projected
AZ Mirror
March 19, 2021

Here’s why census 2020 is taking so long to complete
Cleveland.com
March 18, 2021

Illinois legislators begin redistricting process amid census delays that complicate an already raucously partisan event
Chicago Tribune
March 17, 2021

Crain’s Daily Gist podcast: Census delay sets off remap battle that could shape state’s political future
Crain’s Chicago Business
March 17, 2021

Niles, Berrien County push back on census ‘micropolitan’ status. Money, business are at stake.
South Bend Tribune
March 17, 2021

How COVID Shaped New York Census Results  
VOA
March 17, 2021

City of Bozeman could miss out on ‘metropolitan’ status
KBZK
March 17, 2021

Lawmakers warn of funding risk if 144 cities are reclassified as ‘micropolitan’ areas
The Hill
March 16, 2021

Colorado lawmakers urge redistricting commission to ‘continue its work’ despite unfinished census data
The Center Square
March 16, 2021

State officials await Census data for Congressional redistricting, reapportionment
WENY
March 16, 2021

Cities, groups aim to stop Ohio’s push for early census data
Associated Press
March 15, 2021

In court filings, Census Bureau officials say Ohio lawsuit seeking on-time data asks the impossible
Cleveland.com
March 15, 2021

Trump Gets Path to Revenge With Help From New Congressional Map
Bloomberg
March 14, 2021

Delayed census data could affect some elections
The News Herald
March 14, 2021

Sen. Jack Whitver says Iowa considering a lawsuit to expedite census numbers needed for redistricting
Des Moines Register
March 13, 2021

House that? How the 2020 census may help Republicans regain power in Washington
The Economist
March 13, 2021

On Long Island, cautious but hopeful after delayed release of 2020 Census
Newsday
March 13, 2021

Charlottesville could lose its metropolitan status
WVIR
March 11, 2021

Oregon’s political map is about to change, but Census delay is gumming up the works
The News-Review
March 11, 2021

Listen: Latinos Are a Huge, Diverse Group. Why Are They Lumped Together?
The Atlantic
March 11, 2021

Pandemic year pushed Census to rely on records for count
Roll Call
March 10, 2021

Alabama sues the U.S. Census Bureau over data delay, fuzzy numbers
AL.com
March 10, 2021

South Dakota lawmakers begin redistricting amid uncertainty
Associated Press
March 9, 2021

Delay for census data expected to keep Virginia from using redrawn map in 2021 elections
WFXR
March 9, 2021

Redistricting delayed with census data not expected until September
WMUR
March 9, 2021

2020 Census data delay forcing Michigan redistricting commission to adjust time table
Michigan Radio
March 8, 2021

Carson City, 143 other cities could lose ‘metro’ status under census proposal
KLAS
March 8, 2021

144 cities could lose metropolitan area status
The Hill
March 7, 2021

Census delays leave Colorado candidates waiting, worrying about what 2022’s district lines are
The Denver Post
March 7, 2021

Yost explains Census Bureau lawsuit
Sandusky Register
March 6, 2021

Pennsylvania’s 2022 primary election could be postponed due to census delay
The Daily Pennsylvanian
March 4, 2021

Census Count Delays May Hit California Harder Than Other States
KJZZ
March 4, 2021

Census delays mean Nebraska Legislature is likely to hold a special session this fall
Omaha World-Herald
March 3, 2021

Top Massachusetts election official wants resources for possible census challenge
Lowell Sun
March 3, 2021

Watchdog agency says 2020 census is still on high-risk list
Associated Press
March 2, 2021

GAO faults USPS, Census Bureau in ‘high-risk’ report
The Hill
March 2, 2021

Biden’s Commerce Secretary, Gina Raimondo, Confirmed By Senate
NPR
March 2, 2021

Census data snafu upends 2022 elections
Politico
March 1, 2021

Agencies Use Census Messaging Lessons in Service of Vaccines
Government Technology
March 1, 2021

The Census Bureau must be allowed to finish its job
The Boston Globe
March 1, 2021

Census is ‘more important than ever before’ in 2021
Boston Standard
February 28, 2021

Delayed Census data is causing problem for Michigan redistricting commission
Detroit Free Press
February 28, 2021

Ohio Is 1st State to Sue Census Bureau over Delay in Data
Associated Press
February 26, 2021

Some say Census delay could pose problems for fair NC redistricting
WITN
February 25, 2021

Ohio sues Census Bureau over new redistricting deadline
The Washington Post
February 25, 2021

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost sues Biden Administration over U.S. Census delays
Cleveland.com
February 25, 2021

‘The Census Bureau must do its job’: Ohio sues feds over data delay that affects redistricting deadlines
The Columbus Dispatch
February 25, 2021

Census Delays Affect NC Redistricting Plans, Congressional Appointments
Chapelboro.com
February 25, 2021

Pa. Legislature looks for path forward on redistricting, reapportionment, following census data delays
Pennsylvania Capital-Star
February 24, 2021

Census Delay Could Mean Later Candidate Filing And Elections For Missouri
KCUR
February 23, 2021

Editorial: Redistricting just got more complicated
Elyria Chronicle
February 23, 2021

State Staffer: ‘Entirely Unknown’ How Iowa’s Legislative Redistricting Process Will Proceed Due To Census Data Delays
Iowa Public Radio
February 22, 2021

How the Census Bureau innovates to improve: A conversation with Dr. Ron Jarmin
Federal News Network
February 22, 2021

Census delays are scrambling the once-in-a-decade redistricting that will shape the 2022 midterms
Business Insider
February 22, 2021

Census bureau is conducting follow up surveys
WNKY
February 22, 2021

Census delay, prospect of closed session raise new concerns for redistricting commission
The Detroit News
February 22, 2021

It’s time to redraw America’s voting maps. Where’s the data?
NBC News
February 20, 2021

Delay in census data could put transparency in Pa.’s redistricting process at risk
Policy Soapbox
February 19, 2021

In U-turn, feds defend including undocumented in House count
Associated Press
February 18, 2021

Census data delay adds to voting advocates’ equitable map woes
Roll Call
February 18, 2021

Census Bureau Opts for Small Business to Support Digital Communication Strategy
Nextgov
February 18, 2021

Census data delay disrupts state redistricting plans
GCN
February 17, 2021

State Officials Warn Delay In Receiving Census Figures Could Push May Primary To July
KDKA
February 17, 2021

Census Bureau’s new deadline to deliver data likely to impact 2021 and 2022 elections
CBS News
February 16, 2021

Census data delay could freeze Virginia House districts, raises prospect of elections for three straight years
The Washington Post
February 16, 2021

CIO who oversaw the first ‘online census’ leaves Census Bureau
FedScoop
February 16, 2021

US Census Bureau starts PES recruitment
ResearchLive
February 16, 2021

Census delay creates redistricting uncertainty for Illinois lawmakers
Capitol News Illinois
February 16, 2021

Immigration Hard-Liner Files Reveal 40-Year Bid Behind Trump’s Census Obsession
NPR
February 15, 2021

Census Delays Could Have Big Impact On Redistricting Fights
Talking Points Memo
February 15, 2021

Census delay in releasing population data throws states into chaos
NC Policy Watch
February 15, 2021

Greensboro, other cities may have to delay elections pending census numbers
News & Record
February 15, 2021

US Census data delay could have ‘major impact’ on congretional and legislative redistricting in Mass.
MassLive
February 15, 2021

Drawing Arkansas congressional districts will require special session because of census delay, lawmaker says
Arkansas Democrat Gazette
February 14, 2021

Analysis | Searching for Silver Linings in Delayed Census Results
State Legislatures Magazine
February 12, 2021

6-Month Delay In Census Redistricting Data Could Throw Elections Into Chaos
NPR
February 12, 2021

Census delays raise questions for plans to redraw legislative, congressional districts
The Boston Globe
February 12, 2021

Census Data Delayed Until Fall, Adding Risk to 2022 Elections
Bloomberg
February 12, 2021

Ohio Lawmaker: Mapping Work Could Begin Despite Census Delay
Associated Press
February 12, 2021

Census Bureau announces delay in data needed for redistricting
CNN
February 12, 2021

Latest census delay will push Texas’ redrawing of political maps into the fall
The Texas Tribune
February 12, 2021

Census delays could squeeze courts’ review of House maps
Roll Call
February 12, 2021

A New Delay for Census Numbers Could Scramble Congressional Elections
The New York Times
February 11, 2021

Analysis: A delay in drawing new maps this year could slow next year’s elections
The Texas Tribune
February 10, 2021

Delayed Census Data Puts Idaho In A Time Crunch For Redistricting
Boise State Public Radio
February 10, 2021

As Colorado Preps Drawing Political Districts And Allocate Tax Dollars, Census Throws In A Wrench
Aspen Public Radio
February 10, 2021

Census bureau admits problems arose in 2020 count, but confident in data quality
The Arab American News
February 10, 2021

Want better policy? Give more support to federal statistics agencies
Federal News Network
February 8, 2021

As Colorado Prepares To Draw Political Districts And Allocate Tax Dollars, The Census Throws A Wrench Into the Process
KUNC
February 8, 2021

Under Biden administration, Detroit ‘confident’ it won’t need to sue over census
Crain’s Detroit
February 8, 2021

Calendar timing means virus deaths won’t be seen in census
Associated Press
February 6, 2021

Census delay prompts a rare General Assembly special session this fall
Delaware Public Media
February 6, 2021

Oregon lawmakers’ ability to redraw legislative lines in question, with census data delayed
The Oregonian
February 6, 2021

‘Majority Minority’ America? Don’t Bet on It: How a Census Bureau error led Democrats to assume they were on the right side of inexorable demographic trends
Wall Street Journal
February 5, 2021

State Lawmakers Face Redistricting Challenge Following 2020 Census
Dallas Observer
February 5, 2021

EDITORIAL: Census data delay serves as a reminder – put people before politics
Culpeper Star-Exponent
February 4, 2021

U.S. Census Bureau Asking Some Americans to Take Another Survey
NBC Washington
February 4, 2021

Census Fight Cools After Biden Administration Takes Helm
Courthouse News Service
February 4, 2021

Census delay leaves Oregon’s redistricting process in a lurch
OPB
February 4, 2021

Why the Census Is Crucial
Moyers On Democracy
February 3, 2021

Editorial: Census data delay serves as a reminder – put people before politics
Richmond Times-Dispatch
February 3, 2021

Litigants take more cooperative approach in census lawsuit
Associated Press
February 2, 2021

2020 Census Results Delayed
Wisconsin Public Radio
February 2, 2021

How Trump’s Four-Year Crusade To Rig The Census Fell Apart
Talking Points Memo
February 1, 2021

Late Census Data Will Delay Election-Year Redistricting In Virginia
DCist
February 1, 2021

Census delay helps GOP in one statehouse, Dems in another
Associated Press
January 30, 2021

State Lawmakers Begin Once-a-Decade Redistricting Fight
Stateline
January 29, 2021

Mark Bennett: Pandemic’s disruption of census could impact college towns
Tribune-Star
January 29, 2021

Federal missteps in the 2020 Census could mean an undercount of Philly’s population
The Philadelphia Inquirer
January 29, 2021

More Redistricting Delays
The Ellis Insight
January 29, 2021

Census delay sends redistricting ripples nationwide
Roll Call
January 29, 2021

Census Bureau aims to deliver state population totals by April 30
The Washington Post
January 28, 2021

5 Ways to Handle Census Delays and Redistricting Deadlines
State Legislatures Magazine
January 28, 2021

Census delays likely to blow up the state’s redistricting timeline
Richmond Times-Dispatch
January 28, 2021

Census delay points to special session for Indiana lawmakers
Associated Press
January 28, 2021

Redistricting delays freeze 2022 House races
Politico
January 28, 2021

Census Apportionment Delayed Until End of April
The NCSL Blog
January 27, 2021

U.S. Census delays are threatening to upend Colorado’s new redistricting process
Colorado Sun
January 27, 2021

Census Bureau: Apportionment data not expected until April
Roll Call
January 27, 2021

Delay in census data could push back Arizona redistricting work
AZ Mirror
January 27, 2021

Census delays will force Texas lawmakers into a special session to redraw political maps
The Texas Tribune
January 27, 2021

Census Numbers For Dividing Up House Seats Delayed Until April 30, Bureau Says
NPR
January 27, 2021

Census data for redistricting won’t be ready until end of April
The Hill
January 27, 2021

Census Bureau aims to deliver state population totals by April 30
The Washington Post
January 27, 2021

Census Flags Big Delays In Data Release That Could Squeeze States’ Electoral Calendars
Talking Points Memo
January 27, 2021

Census official says the numbers used for divvying up congressional seats won’t be ready until the end of April
Associated Press
January 27, 2021

Commerce Secretary nominee Gina Raimondo vows to “take politics out” of census
CBS News
January 26, 2021

‘Take The Politics Out Of The Census,’ Biden’s Commerce Pick Raimondo Says
NPR
January 26, 2021

Biden’s Commerce Pick Vows to Combat China and Climate Change
The New York Times
January 26, 2021

Biden Moves to Protect the Scientific Integrity of the Census
Union of Concerned Scientists
January 26, 2021

Biden signs executive order to impact census count
KRGV
January 26, 2021

Citizenship information will not be included in US census data
ResearchLive
January 25, 2021

Sen. Biaggi Calls for 2020 Census Extension
Spectrum News
January 25, 2021

Take time to get census right
Fairmont Sentinel
January 25, 2021

How the government can keep ‘alternative facts’ out of the census
The Washington Post
January 25, 2021

Citizenship Data Is Latest Rollback of Trump Census Efforts
Associated Press
January 23, 2021

Biden Administration Tables Trump’s Citizenship Data Request For Redistricting
NPR
January 22, 2021

What the 2020 census will reveal about America’s future
The Hill
January 22, 2021

Top Mark Warner Aide to Be Raimondo’s Chief of Staff at Commerce
Bloomberg
January 21, 2021

Time, transparency needed as Biden inherits frazzled census
Associated Press
January 21, 2021

Biden Ends Trump Census Policy, Ensuring All Persons Living In U.S. Are Counted
NPR
January 20, 2021

Global pandemic had a huge impact on the 2020 U.S. Census; implications will be many
Norfolk Daily News
January 20, 2021

Statisticians hail early departure of U.S. Census director
Science
January 19, 2021

Trump’s Census Director To Quit After Trying To Rush Out ‘Indefensible’ Report
NPR
January 18, 2021

Trump’s Census Director Announces Resignation, Cutting Term Short By Several Months
Talking Points Memo
January 18, 2021

Embattled Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham resigns
The Washington Post
January 18, 2021

Trump’s Census Chief Quits After Controversy on Immigrant Count
Bloomberg

January 18, 2021

Census Director Steven Dillingham Resigns
The Wall Street Journal
January 18, 2021

Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham Resigns Amid Criticism Over Data
Associated Press
January 18, 2021

Census undercount would disproportionately impact immigrants in Frederick, officials say
The Frederick News-Post
January 18, 2021

Census Bureau director to resign following criticism over data
The Week
January 18, 2021

Colleges fret over accuracy of virus-interrupted census count
Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
January 17, 2021

Census Bureau says Trump’s push to exclude undocumented is dead
Politico
January 16, 2021

Census numbers won’t be released before change in power
Associated Press
January 15, 2021

Trump’s Final Attempt to Sabotage the Census Has Officially Failed
Slate.com
January 15, 2021

Census battle ends as Trump administration gives up on excluding undocumented from apportionment
The Washington Post
January 15, 2021

Census war rages ahead of critical data release
Politico
January 15, 2021

Census Bureau says it will stop trying to deliver tally of undocumented to Trump
The Washington Post
January 14, 2021

The Census Bureau pushes back on Trump amid pressure to release premature figures.
The New York Times
January 13, 2021

Census decision deals blow to Trump efforts on House seats
Associated Press
January 13, 2021

Census Bureau Stops Work On Trump’s Request For Unauthorized Immigrant Count
NPR
January 13, 2021

Census Bureau director: ‘Stand down’ on tracking immigrants
Roll Call
January 13, 2021

Trump’s plan to weaponize the census against immigrants has failed
Vox
January 13, 2021

Census workers raise concerns about data quality, with bureau leaning on records rather than in-person counts
GCN
January 13, 2021

Census Bureau to Trump Admin: Drop Dead
National Review
January 13, 2021

Trump’s Census Director Is Trying To Rush Out Data On Noncitizens, Watchdog Says
NPR
January 12, 2021

Trump administration misses census data deadline, eyes March handover to Congress
The Hill
January 12, 2021

What the 2020 census will reveal about America: Stagnating growth, an aging population, and youthful diversity
Brookings Institution
January 11, 2021

Census figures used to determine House seats delayed again
The Washington Post
January 11, 2021

Trump Misses Deadline For Reporting First Census Results To Congress
NPR
January 11, 2021

Watchdog raises concerns about Census Bureau’s IT security
Associated Press
January 11, 2021

Alabama census estimates released ahead of final results
Opelika-Auburn News
January 9, 2021

State of Texas: Census delays could lead to special session (VIDEO)
MyHighPlains.com
January 9, 2021

Estimated 40% of Dallas Population Uncounted in 2020 Census
NBCDFW
January 8, 2021

UVA demographers say 2020 Census race data may cause confusion down the road
WVIR
January 7, 2021

Why the politicisation of the US census really counts
Financial Times
January 7, 2021

New delay in census process probably ends Trump’s plan to exclude undocumented immigrants from apportionment
The Washington Post
January 6, 2021

San Diego Conversations Podcast: Despite A Pandemic, Initial Census Results May Be Better Than Expected
KPBS
January 6, 2021

Attorney: Census data for congressional seats not ready until February
Associated Press
January 5, 2021

Census Bureau on inaugural clock after missing deadline
Roll Call
January 5, 2021

Native communities hope 2020 census addresses historic undercounts
Crosscut
January 5, 2021

Where’s the count? An update on the status of the 2020 Census
Pennsylvania Capital-Star
January 5, 2021

Trump’s Census Plan In Peril As Bureau Expects February Release Of Count Results
NPR
January 4, 2021

Attorneys want sanctions against DOJ over 2020 census data
Associated Press
January 4, 2021

US Census Director blog – 2020: A Year in Review
GIS User
January 4, 2021

Accuracy only census priority
The Citizens’ Voice
January 4, 2021

Survey vs. census: Understanding how the federal government counts us
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 3, 2021

Winners and losers from pandemic compromised Census
The Day
January 3, 2021

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