Today was "an important day for the American people," said Commerce Secretary Gary Locke as he announced that he had delivered the 2010 Census results to the President under a congressional mandate - something that has happened "only 22 times before" in our nation's history. Here are snippets of Secretary Locke's remarks: - achieved a... Read more »
Posts Tagged: 2010 Census
From "The Director's Blog" of the U.S. Census Today, I attended the Academy Awards. Not the Hollywood ones you’re familiar with, but they were special nonetheless. Over the past few months students at the Media Academy at Crenshaw High School in downtown Los Angeles created public service announcements for the 2010 Census. I had the... Read more »
Great poll! Is anyone opposed to taking the census? Why?
A 2010 Census form sometime lists a city name that is not the one you expect to see for your street address. What really matters is the bar code above the mailing address. This locates your household, linking your census questionnaire to your precise location. This bar code on the form guarantees that you will... Read more »
Originally published on The Director's Blog I am continually impressed with the number of simultaneously moving parts in the big machine that is the 2010 Census. There are few organizations preparing to have a once-in-a-decade contact within a very short period of time with over 130 million households in the country. We have a massive... Read more »
Happy Friday! Some Chinese food lovers in the Pacific Northwest enjoying a fortune cookie may soon get a fortune message that says, "You are an incredibly smart, beautiful person who will enjoy great success," on one side and "Put down your chopsticks and get involved in Census 2010" on the other. The U.S. Census Bureau... Read more »
A Message to GovLoop Members: How To Get Involved With 2010 Census The Census Bureau is making available to all of its 2010 Census Government Agency Partners, digital promotional tools for placement on your Web sites and an html signature add-on that will link people to the 2010.census.gov and Census Bureau social media networking sites.... Read more »