Recent Media

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