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SCOTUS Throws Out Us Census Challenge

(CNN) - The U.S. Supreme Court has thrown out a challenge to president Trump's plan to exclude up to 10.5 million undocumented immigrants from the Census count. The Census is used to determine how many seats in Congress and…

Census Officials Find Issues That Could Delay Completion

(CNN) - Census officials have discovered data issues which could delay the completion of the Census. That's according to a new set of internal Census documents that House Democrats shared Wednesday. The issues are said to include "high complexity"…

2020 Census Collection Deadline Approaching

The 2020 Census collection wraps up on September 30 and it's so important we all get counted because that determines what federal money comes into our area. But, how is Columbus doing? We check…

Coronavirus Disrupting 2020 Census

(CNN) - As more Americans limit social interactions due to coronavirus fears, the last thing on their minds might be responding to the Census. This year's census will rely on mail, phone and online responses more than ever before.…

The City of Opelika Postpones Community Events for Census

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                        March 16, 2020 OPELIKA, Ala. – Due to concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Opelika is postponing the following Census Community events until a later date. We will update you all when we know…

Census To Spend $500M On 2020 Count

(CNN) - The 2020 Census is about to begin and the Census Bureau is spending a pretty penny to make sure people respond. It's rolling out a half billion dollar marketing campaign. That's more than $1.00 per person living…

Federal Judge Permanently Blocks Citizenship Question

(CNN) - President Trump's push for a citizenship question on the next census has been permanently shot down in court. On Tuesday, a federal judge in New York issued an order that prevents adding the question on the 2020…

DOJ Looking At Options To Add Citizenship Question

(CNN) - Adding the citizenship question to the 2020 Census is still in question. Friday a federal judge rejected the Department of Justice's request to delay reopening the case in Maryland. Instead the judge set an evidentiary hearing for…