Recent Media

Phoenix votes to sue feds over 2020 Census question on citizenship
The Arizona Republic
May 22, 2018

Alabama politician slams census for counting undocumented immigrants: ‘This is America, not the United Nations’
Newsweek
May 22, 2018

Alabama sues Census Bureau for counting undocumented immigrants
The Hill
May 22, 2018

Senate Dems push administration on Census director
FCW
May 18, 2018

Exclusive: The would-be U.S. census director assails critics of citizenship question
Science
May 16, 2018

More money, more worries: 2020 census plans continue to generate controversy
Science
May 15, 2018

Wilbur Ross: ‘I don’t think the sky will fall’ with census citizenship question
Politico
May 14, 2018

Florida set to lose out on millions if census citizenship question stands
Sun-Sentinel
May 11, 2018

Trial Test Indicates Noncitizens Plan to Avoid 2020 Census
NPR
May 8, 2018

House oversight panel plans subpoena for Trump appointee
Associated Press
May 8, 2018

Citizens could also lose services if a citizenship question is added to the 2020 Census, lawsuit says
The Washington Post
May 7, 2018

Census citizenship question will limit the count, say R.I. immigrants
Providence Journal
May 4, 2018

Want to grow Texas jobs? Tell Congress to fund an accurate census
Houston Chronicle
May 3, 2018

Census 2020 Threatens Communities, Families and the Safety Net
Equal Voice News
May 3, 2018

New citizenship question, murky immigration policy, could impact 2020 Census results
Deseret News
May 1, 2018

The census is a threat to communities of color
The Washington Post
Apr. 30, 2018

Census Officials Say Rhode Island Rehearsals Going Well. Not Everyone Agrees
The New York Times
Apr. 28, 2018

New question on 2020 Census stoking immigration fears
Las Vegas Sun
Apr. 26, 2018

Commentary | A citizenship question will lead to an inaccurate census count in 2020
The San Diego Union Tribune
Apr. 25, 2018

Sessions defends census citizenship question as ‘common sense’
The Hill
Apr. 25, 2018

People worried about census citizenship question ‘don’t have to answer’
The Washington Times
Apr. 25, 2018

Flurry of lawsuits over citizenship question on census
The Hill
Apr. 17, 2018

Trump wants to ask about citizenship on the census. Here’s why the U.S. stopped in 1960.
NBC News
Apr. 16, 2018

GOP attorneys general support citizenship question on census
Associated Press
Apr. 15, 2018

Trump officials claim they can avoid 2020 census problems caused by controversial citizenship question. Experts are very skeptical
Science
Apr. 13, 2018

Citizenship Question Rankles in a Trial Run of 2020 Census
The Wall Street Journal
Apr. 13, 2018

House To Hold Hearing On Controversial Census Citizenship Question
NPR
Apr. 11, 2018

How a citizenship question on the census would hurt Texas
Dallas Morning News
Apr. 9, 2018

The citizenship question
The Baltimore Sun
Apr. 8, 2018

Opinion: Trump citizenship question threatens census’ mission
Detroit Free Press
Apr. 8, 2018

2020 census test has critics counting concerns, not people
Associated Press
Apr. 7, 2018

Critics fear 2020 Census will undercount ethnic and racial minorities
The Plain Dealer
Apr. 6, 2018

U.S. Census Is Not About Citizenship
Bloomberg
Apr. 4, 2018

Will Trump-era Census clip Latino political clout with citizenship question?
NBC
Apr. 3, 2018

17 States, 7 Cities Sue To Remove Citizenship Question From 2020 Census
NPR
Apr. 3, 2018

Texas loses big time with citizenship question
San Antonio Express-News
Apr. 3, 2018
Accurate 2020 Census count will empower state residents
Albany Times Union
Apr. 3, 2018

R.I. officials blast test-run of 2020 census
Providence Journal
Apr. 2, 2018

Census change will have a political impact. Question is: How much?
NBC News
Apr. 1, 2018

Count Down: How the Trump Administration Is Botching Its Only Trial Run for the 2020 Census

The Intercept
Mar. 31, 2018

Democrats Call For Senate Hearing Over 2020 Census And Citizenship Question
NPR
Mar. 30, 2018

The bitter lie behind the census’s citizenship question
The Washington Post
Mar. 29, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump officials strain truth on census change
Associated Press
Mar. 29, 2018

A Census Citizenship Question Wouldn’t Just Impact Blue States
GOVERNING
Mar. 28, 2018

The Trump Administration Sabotages the Census
The New York Times
Mar. 27, 2018

Congress should stop the Trump administration from fouling the census
The Washington Post
Mar. 27, 2018

Rubio says asking citizenship question on census in Florida should be ‘no problem’
Tampa Bay Times
Mar. 27, 2018

Dems blast new citizenship question on census
The Hill
Mar. 27, 2018

Here’s Why an Accurate Census Count is So Important
The New York Times
Mar. 27, 2018

If Census Asks About Citizenship, Some Already Have an Answer: No Comment
The New York Times
Mar. 27, 2018

States, civil rights groups challenge decision to include citizenship question in census
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Mar. 27, 2018

California, NY sue Trump administration over addition of citizenship question to census
The Washington Post
Mar. 27, 2018

Why adding a citizenship question to the census launched a political firestorm
The Washington Post
Mar. 27, 2018

Democrats vow to fight Trump administration over census citizenship question
NBC News
Mar. 27, 2018

Wilbur Ross Overruled Career Officials at Census Bureau to Add Citizenship Question
ProPublica
Mar. 27, 2018

Despite Concerns, Census Will Ask Respondents if They Are U.S. Citizens
The New York Times
Mar. 26, 2018

The Trump administration is adding a citizenship question to the census. Here’s why that’s bad for Democrats
The Washington Post
Mar. 26, 2018

Citizenship question to return to 2020 census, Commerce Department announces
Fox News
Mar. 26, 2018

Ohio Researchers Say Citizenship Question Could Tarnish Census
Ohio News Service
Mar. 26, 2018

The Texas Census Is in Trouble
CityLab
Mar. 26, 2018

The 2020 Census received much more funding in the House spending bill than advocates had anticipated
The Washington Post
Mar. 22, 2018

Omnibus boosts Census funding
FCW
Mar. 22, 2018

Trump’s reelection campaign calls for adding citizenship question to 2020 census amid criticism that he is politicizing the count
The Washington Post
Mar. 20, 2018


Businesses Cannot Afford a Failed Census

InsideSources
Mar. 8, 2018

The Trump Appointee Behind the Move to Add a Citizenship Question to the Census
ProPublica
Mar. 7, 2018

U.S. Census Shouldn’t Ask About Citizenship
Bloomberg
Mar. 6, 2018

Idaho Census 2020 planning underway
Idaho Business Review
Mar. 6, 2018

The Next Census Will Shape Children’s Lives. Let’s Make Sure We Count Right
Education Week
Mar. 5, 2018

Rural Deep South at most risk of being overlooked in 2020 Census
McClatchy
Feb. 26, 2018

Science matters for the census
Science
Feb. 23, 2018

Extra Doorbells, Satellite Dishes: How Cities Search for People the Census May Miss
The New York Times
Feb. 22, 2018

Lawmakers press Census Bureau on readiness
FCW
Feb. 22, 2018

Citizenship Question Essential for Accurate U.S. Census
The Heritage Foundation
Feb. 21, 2018

If the Census Asks, “Are You a Citizen?”
The American Prospect
Feb. 20, 2018

 

US wants to add citizenship query to census, but group of states and DC protest
San Francisco Chronicle
Feb. 18, 2018

Citizenship Question Would Convert Census Into a GOP Voter Suppression Tool
The Daily Beast
Feb. 16, 2018

A Citizenship Question on the Census May Be Bad for Your Health
The New York Times
Feb. 14, 2018

Are you a citizen? N.J. says Census should not ask the question
NJ.com
Feb. 12, 2018

Citizenship question: political power shift?
CNN
Jan. 27, 2018

Commentary: A flawed Census could hurt Utah’s rural areas and marginalized communities
The Salt Lake Tribune
Jan. 26, 2018

America needs a Census Bureau director who will count all fairly
The Hill
Jan. 25, 2018

Potential citizenship question in 2020 Census could shift power to rural America
The Washington Post
Jan. 24, 2018

Trump officials want 2020 census to ask about citizenship
The Washington Times
Jan. 21, 2018

Mississippi’s rural black, Hispanic communities risk underrepresentation in 2020 census
Clarion Ledger
Jan. 13, 2018

Under Trump, the U.S. census could make our democracy even worse.
NewsBroke
Jan. 12, 2018

Census Uncertainty Spurs State Action To Prevent Undercounting
Huffington Post
Jan. 11, 2018

The Controversial Question DOJ Wants to Add to the U.S. Census
The Atlantic
Jan. 10, 2018

Trump Administration’s Push For Citizenship Question On Census Alarms Critics
KUT
Jan. 10, 2018

Census 2020 doesn’t need citizenship question
USA TODAY
Jan. 8, 2018

Gazette opinion: Census underfunding may cost Montana dearly
Billings Gazette
Jan. 8, 2018

Congress must guard accuracy, use of census
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Jan. 5, 2018

Editorial: Why the census shouldn’t try to count undocumented immigrants
Los Angeles Times
Jan. 4, 2018

Critics Say Questions About Citizenship Could Wreck Chances for an Accurate Census
The New York Times
Jan. 2, 2018

The Trump administration pushes for a change that could derail the census
The Washington Post
Jan. 2, 2018

The Race to Be Census-Ready
Governing
January 2018

Trump Justice Department Pushes for Citizenship Question on Census, Alarming Experts
ProPublica
Dec. 29, 2017

Census enters 2018 facing more questions than answers
FCW
Dec. 26, 2017

Rural counties at risk ahead of Census count
The Hill
Dec. 20, 2017

The Rash Of Troubles At The Census Bureau
NPR
Dec. 17, 2017

Underfunding the 2020 Census would have huge costs for Alabama
The Andalusia Star-News
Dec. 16, 2017

Tell Congress to adequately fund census count — our spending guide
Lexington Herald Leader
Dec. 13, 2017

Why NC could lose big in the 2020 Census
The Herald-Sun
Dec. 9, 2017

With 2020 Census Looming, Worries About Fairness and Accuracy
The New York Times
Dec. 9, 2017

Opinion: 2020 Census will be a disaster for California without more money
San Jose Mercury News
Dec. 7, 2017

Apparent White House pick to lead census sparks concern about partisanship
The Washington Post
Dec. 7, 2017

A 2020 Census Flop Would Pose A Danger To U.S. Business
Forbes
Dec. 6, 2017

Experts Are Really, Really Worried About The State Of The 2020 Census
HuffPost
Nov. 30, 2017

It’s more than a headcount: North Carolina’s stake in the 2020 Census
Citizen Times
Nov. 30, 2017

A Failed Census Would Harm America
Bloomberg View
Nov. 29, 2017

Kentuckians for the Commonwealth Concerned about 2020 Census
88.9 WEKU
Nov. 27, 2017

Trump Is On The Verge Of Politicizing The Census, Advocates Say
HuffPost
Nov. 22, 2017

Alabama at risk of losing a seat in Congress after 2020 census
Alabama Today
Nov. 9, 2017

Make sure 2020 census succeeds
Orlando Sentinel
Nov. 10, 2017

The 2020 census is in big trouble. Here’s how we got here.
ThinkProgress
Nov. 1, 2017

Team Trump warns Congress it will take billions more to run the 2020 census
Science
Oct. 18, 2017

Yes, the census is worth more than one Big Mac a year
Bloomberg View/Star Tribune
Oct. 17, 2017

The Census process is off to a lousy start. Congress must save it.
The Washington Post
Oct. 13, 2017

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross asks Congress for more funds for 2020 census
Los Angeles Times
Oct. 12, 2017

A few cents, a lot of sense, and the Census
Washington Examiner
Oct. 12, 2017

N.Y. must stand and be counted in the 2020 census
New York Daily News
Oct. 12, 2017

Social Issues 2020 Census needs major cash infusion, commerce secretary will tell Congress on Thursday
The Washington Post
Oct. 10, 2017

Lawmakers should accept that the Census Bureau needs more money
The Hill
Oct. 10, 2017

NAACP lawsuit alleges Trump administration will undercount minorities in 2020 Census
The Washington Post
Oct. 6, 2017

NAACP suing for records on 2020 Census preparation
The Hill
Oct. 5 2017

Ensuring All Citizens Are Counted
Los Angeles Blade
Oct. 5, 2017

NC Children Count on Census Count, Advocates Say
Public News Service
Sept. 22, 2017

Civics 101: The Census
New Hampshire Public Radio
Sept. 22, 2017

‘Perfect Storm’ Threatens Successful 2020 Census
New America Media
Sept. 15, 2017

Why the Underfunded 2020 Census Is a Civil Rights Issue
Lifehacker
Sept. 13, 2017

Congressional Funding an Issue for the 2020 Census
Roll Call
Sept. 8, 2017

High-tech 2020 Census: Grant it enough money to make it count
The Seattle Times
Sept. 6, 2017

America’s census is in trouble
The Economist
Aug. 31, 2017

2020 census in peril with lack of funding from Congress
The Birmingham Times
Aug. 26, 2017

The Trump administration isn’t ready for the 2020 Census
The Washington Post
Aug. 24, 2017

Hitting Ohio 16 ways: How a bad census count could cost Ohioans
Cleveland Plain-Dealer
Aug. 24, 2017

The Upcoming Census Has Big Implications for Federal Funds Flowing to States
Government Executive
Aug. 23, 2017

Census May Take Hit as Business Data, Redistricting at Stake
Bloomberg
Aug. 16, 2017

Act Now to Save the 2020 Census
Bloomberg View
Aug. 11, 2017

A critical piece of our democracy — the census
The Virginian-Pilot
Aug. 6, 2017

Here’s Why The Census Started Counting Latinos, And How That Could Change In 2020
NPR’s Code Switch
Aug. 3, 2017

Thompson dishes on Census concerns, needs for catch-up
FCW
July 26, 2017

U.S. Census Troubles Threaten Future Real Estate Development
Forbes
July 25, 2017

2020 Census may cost more than original estimates without full congressional funding
Federal News Radio
July 25, 2017

Money, politics, and abandoned homes: Why the 2020 Census might be in jeopardy
Science
July 24, 2017

Save the Census
The New York Times
July 17, 2017

Why Republicans Want the 2020 Census to Fail
Rolling Stone
July 17, 2017

California would be the primary victim in a GOP war on the census
Los Angeles Times
July 16, 2017

Could A Census Without A Leader Spell Trouble In 2020?
NPR’s Code Switch
July 15, 2017

Census plagued with budget, leadership challenges
Government Matters (on D.C.-based Newschannel 8)
July 12, 2017

Budget and Leadership Problems Plague 2020 Census, Raising Concern on Capitol Hill
Government Executive
July 7, 2017

Trump And Congress Are About To Ruin America’s $220 Billion Economic Secret Weapon
HuffPost
June 10, 2017

Avoiding the Census Fiasco of 2020
Bloomberg
June 5, 2017

Under-Funded Census Threatens Under-Count
U.S. News & World Report
May 26, 2017

Why the Census Matters Now More Than Ever
TIME
May 18, 2017

Without More Census Funding, Disadvantaged Communities Risk Being Overlooked Most
Governing
May 15, 2017

New Census Leader to Inherit Challenges Facing 2020 Count
The Wall Street Journal
May 11, 2017

The 2020 Census was in trouble. Now, things look even worse.
The Washington Post
May 11, 2017

Why Did the U.S. Census Director Resign?
The Atlantic
May 10, 2017

Departure of U.S. Census director threatens 2020 count
Science
May 9, 2017

U.S. Census director resigns amid turmoil over funding of 2020 count
The Washington Post
May 9, 2017

Census Director Quits Just As The Census Ramps Up
The Huffington Post
May 9, 2017

Editorial: Congress’ inaction puts 2020 census at risk of undercounting in New York
The Buffalo News
April 27, 2017

Census watchers warn of a crisis if funding for 2020 count is not increased
The Washington Post
April 18, 2017

Census officials want to change how they count people in 2020, but observers say there isn’t enough money
Los Angeles Times
April 16, 2017

Underspending in 2020 census could lead to undercount of Blacks
The Philadelphia Tribune
April 10, 2017

Trump’s threat to the 2020 Census
Politico
April 9, 2017

Release Of Possible Topics For 2020 Census Raises Concerns
NPR
March 28, 2017

Advocates say bump-up for Census Bureau won’t keep it on track for 2020
Science
March 20, 2017

Politicizing Census puts crucial data at risk
The Hill
March 19, 2017

Penny wise, pound foolish: 2020 Census needs funding now
The Hill
March 6, 2017

How would Trump’s proposed cuts affect the Census?
FCW (Federal Computer Week)
Feb. 28, 2017

Wilbur Ross’s first task should be saving the 2020 Census
The Washington Post
Feb. 20, 2017

White House proposal to ask immigration status in Census could have chilling effect, experts say
The Washington Post
Feb. 2, 2017

Statisticians fear Trump White House will manipulate figures to fit narrative
The Guardian
Jan. 30, 2017

Key Federal Studies Face Hazy Future Under Trump
Education Week
Jan. 17, 2017

Trump shouldn’t close the doors on government data
The Washington Post
Jan. 9. 2017

Scientists fear pending attack on federal statistics collection
Science Magazine
Jan. 3, 2017

2020 Census — Ready or Not? ‘Bright red risk’ now
The Washington Post
Nov. 22, 2016

The Wrong Way to Count Prisoners
The New York Times
July 15, 2016

Census won’t be fair and accurate without funding
The Sacramento Bee
June 22, 2016

First they came for the facts, and I said nothing…
The Washington Post
June 17, 2016

The Census Bureau undercounts Latinos. It’ll take more than technology to fix that
Los Angeles Times
May 3, 2016

The 2010 census missed thousands of California’s Latino children. Here’s what could change in 2020
Los Angeles Times
April 28, 2016

For 2020, Census Bureau plans to trade paper responses for digital ones
Pew Research Center
Feb. 24, 2016

Agreement puts Census Bureau back on track for planning 2020 headcount
Science
Dec. 18, 2015

Is the 2020 Census already in trouble?
Politico
Nov. 10, 2015

An Insidious Way to Underrepresent Minorities
The American Prospect
Nov. 5, 2015

Return of the long-form census excites the experts
The Toronto Star
Oct. 23, 2015

Nobel Winner Prizes Data That Congress Disdains
The New York Times
Oct. 16, 2015

Census Has Big Tech Plans for the 2020 Count. Will They Stay on Track?
Nextgov
Sept. 8, 2015

What We Don’t Know About Canada Might Hurt Us
FiveThirtyEight
Aug. 11, 2015

Republicans Try to Curtail the Census
The Atlantic
June 9, 2015

Census Bureau hopes Internet slashes billions of dollars from 2020 count
Washington Examiner
April 3, 2015

Preserve integrity of census
The Register-Guard
March 18, 2015

Republican Co-Chair Of The R&D Caucus Only Likes Certain Research
The Huffington Post
March 17, 2015

Census Reduces Data for Mid-Sized Places
The Daily Yonder
March 16, 2015

At White House, Commerce Department, Growing Concern About Cuts to Statistics
The Wall Street Journal
March 13, 2015

Economists call census survey valuable, but some lawmakers call it costly
McClatchy
March 12, 2015

Don’t Starve the Census
The New York Times
March 10, 2015

Congress Demands A Cheaper, Better Census, But Won’t Fund It
The Huffington Post
Dec. 11, 2014

Seven Ex-Census Chiefs Warn Against Budget Cuts
Government Executive
Nov. 10, 2014

Budget cuts threaten data-driven growth
Minneapolis Star Tribune
May 22, 2014

Senators say work on 2020 Census is far behind schedule
The Washington Post
May 18, 2014