Census mapFocus:

Chair:

Rich Bartholomew, lwvpbccensus@gmail.com561-889-2020

Meetings:

The next meeting of the Census Count Committee will be at the Lantana Road County Library,  Monday, January 6, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Committee members are also attending local Palm Beach County Complete Count Committee meetings and continuously supporting State and local League of Women Voters gatherings about the 2020 Census.

RECENT ARTICLES

  • 2020 matters
    The Palm Beach Post Editorial on the Impact of a Census Undercount
    We can’t let undercount happen again  – Dec 18,2019 OUR VIEW: 2020 U.S. CENSUS One and a half billion dollars is an awful lot of money to lose. That’s been the astounding loss to Palm Beach County over the past decade because so many people living here went uncounted in the last U.S. census. Some 94,000 people — 7.2 percent...
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    Facebook and the Census
    Facebook to tackle efforts to interfere with 2020 US census By Barbara Ortutay and Mae Anderson The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook plans to clamp down on attempts to use its services to interfere with the 2020 U.S. census, including the posting of misleading information about when and how to participate, who can participate and what happens when people...
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  • Census Count
    Helpful Census Information on State League Website
    For useful facts and materials about the rapidly approaching 2020 Census, go to the State LWV website: www.lwvfl.org/census...
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  • 2020 matters
    Grant Received
    We have received a grant to train League Members Statewide on the importance of the 2020 Census. Watch here for more information....
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  • Census Count
    States and The Census
    In 2020 Census, Big Efforts in Some States. In Others, Not So Much. California is spending $187 million to try to ensure an accurate count of its population. The Texas Legislature decided not to devote any money to the job. Why? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/15/us/census-california-texas-undercount.html...
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    2020 U.S. Census
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