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Jim Melwert
February 27, 2020 - 6:19 pm
Delaware County officials are reminding residents to keep an eye out for the U.S. census — and don’t be fooled by look-alikes. Read more here.
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U.S. Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham testifies before the House Oversight subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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AP News
February 12, 2020 - 6:00 pm
With the start of the 2020 census just a month away for most U.S. residents, the U.S. Census Bureau is behind in recruiting workers and establishing partnerships with civic groups, and it is at risk of missing some informational technology testing goals, according to a report released Wednesday...
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AP News
February 11, 2020 - 2:40 pm
Twitter has rolled out a new tool to help users find accurate information about this year's U.S. Census. Read more here.
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Residents in the Philadelphia area are receiving a mailing from the Republican National Committee that came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form.
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Jim Melwert
February 10, 2020 - 1:51 pm
A mailing from the Republican National Committee, which came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form, is now raising eyebrows up in the Philadelphia area. Read more here.
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Dozens packed into a room in the U.S. Census office at 615 Chestnut Street to mark the opening of the federal headquarters for Philadelphia operations of the U.S. Census.
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Cherri Gregg
January 28, 2020 - 5:00 pm
The Philadelphia office dedicated to the U.S. Census is officially open. Read more here.
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Man going door to door collecting information for the 2020 census.
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Antionette Lee
January 22, 2020 - 8:18 pm
If you're looking for a job, recruiters in Philadelphia and it's surrounding counties are trying to fill thousands of temporary positions for the 2020 Census count, and the pay could be enticing. Read more here.
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U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham at the National Constitution Center.
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John McDevitt
September 17, 2019 - 4:13 pm
Getting the word out about the importance of being counted continues in advance of the U.S. Census next year, and the head of the federal government's largest statistical agency is in Philadelphia doing his part.
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Cherri Gregg
August 12, 2019 - 6:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. Census Bureau is kicking off its first major field operation , dispatching tens of thousands of employees on the ground to knock on doors. About 40,000 so-called "listers" will canvas neighborhoods across the country to verify addresses ahead of the massive...
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Pat Loeb
July 03, 2019 - 11:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mayor Jim Kenney praised the U.S. Census Bureau's decision to print its 2020 questionnaire without a question about citizenship status. However, he said there's still a lot of work to do to get a full representation of the city. "It's certainly, hopefully, light at...
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