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The 2020 Census: Why It’s Important


Reasons Why It’s Important for Everyone to Take the Census: Constitutionally-required count of every person in USA.  Determines representation in Congress and Electoral College.  Determines allocation of $800 billion each year.  Including how much police, hospitals, schools and public libraries receive.  Occurs only once every 10 years.  So if you aren’t counted, and funds aren’t allocated properly, you will need to… read more >>

2020 U.S. Federal Census 


Despite the unusual constraints brought on by the pandemic, U.S. citizens are required to respond to the call for 2020 U.S. Census household data.  You can and are required to respond online, by phone or by mail.  The federal Census is done every ten years and is an important way for the government to operate effectively and efficiently on your… read more >>