2020-census

After budget whiff, census advocates again pitch state funding to Senate Republicans

BY: - July 16, 2019

During a Monday hearing, experts described the potential costs of an undercount of Pennsylvania's estimated 12.8 million residents.

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How a Census citizenship question could reshape state-level politics | Wednesday Morning Coffee

BY: - July 10, 2019

In case there was any doubt: A gaffe is when a politician inadvertently tells the truth.

Census 2020: Why some Pa. lawmakers say the state’s inmates should be counted at home, rather than in prison

BY: - May 23, 2019

In the lead up to 2020 census, General Assembly lawmakers have their eyes on a small but potentially important change to state law — counting incarcerated people at their homes, not at the prisons where they're serving their time.

Gov. Wolf backs proposal to spend public dollars for 2020 census outreach

BY: - May 20, 2019

"A dollar per person will really help us take that first step forward and make sure we have an accurate census," a commission member said.

High stakes for Pa. as Supreme Court grapples with census citizenship question

BY: - April 25, 2019

The high court's eventual decision could have significant consequences for Pennsylvania’s federal funding and political representation.