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Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Judge: IDOC staff must be trained on transgender issues
SPRINGFIELD — A federal judge has ordered state corrections officers to undergo training on transgender issues, stemming from a lawsuit filed by an inmate who wants to be transferred to
How to more safely stay at hotels, motels amid pandemic
There's no place like home. But with care, you can reduce the risks that come with spending a night in a hotel or motel. Half of the battle occurs before
Workers and wages: Finding qualified workforce a top challenge...
BEMIDJI—While wages are on the rise, challenges remain for Minnesota's manufacturers when it comes to hiring a qualified workforce.In its annual State of Manufacturing survey, Enterprise Minnesota found 71 percent of respondents say the inability to hire qualified candidates has made company growth...
Suspect who allegedly killed McHenry County Sheriff's deputy had threatened to shoot police before
Suspect who allegedly killed deputy had threatened to shoot police before
Why Is the U.S. Census So Important?
The 2020 Census count will begin in January, kicking off a once-a-decade operation in which every household in the United States will be asked to answer a short series of questions that will influence policymaking and planning for the next decade. 1 The U.S. Constitution mandates that a census be taken every 10 years to count all people—both citizens and noncitizens—living in the United States. 2…
How Do I Take the 2020 Census?
How Do I Take the 2020 Census A New PSA By April 1, 2020, every home will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. You will have three options for responding: online, by phone, or by mail. Watch this new Public Service Announcement (PSA) by the U.S. Census Bureau to learn more about the different ways to respond to the 2020 Census. Spread the Word The Census Bureau provides resources to help ensure partners and stakeholders have the tools they need…
U.S. Census Bureau
The Census Bureau is a recognized expert in the fields of cartography and geographic programs.
Hey Siri, Why Is the 2020 Census Important?
America Counts: Stories Behind the Numbers Hey Siri, Why Is the 2020 Census Important Welcome to the 2020 Census, the first to offer everyone the opportunity to respond online. New uses of technology are transforming the way the U.S. Census Bureau will attempt to count every person in the United States once, only once, and in the right place. It’s a long way from the last decennial census in 2010, when all the questionnaires were on paper and an iPhone 4, early Samsung…
Census important in number of ways
The United States Constitution requires an actual enumeration (census) of every person living in the United States to be taken every 10 years Among other things, the census is used to determine the number of U. S. Representatives each state gets in the House of Representatives. Originally each district represented 30,000 people Signed into law on June 18, 1929, the Permanent Apportionment Act capped House Membership…
Why does the census matter?
It's required by the Constitution. But why do it? Three top answers: Congressional representation, federal funding and local infrastructure planning.
How the U.S. census will change in 2020
The 2020 census "will be unlike any other in our nation's history" and save billions of dollars, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The agency says it will use different innovative tools to get the most accurate and cost effective count. This me
Birth question on census should change
Tue, Apr 23, 2019, 00:04 Sir, – I noticed that the next census will take place in 2021 My experience of the last census was upsetting as an adopted person. There was a question that asked, how many children did you give birth to? However, there was no question that asked, how many children did you adopt? So my adoptive mother could not acknowledge my existence. Yet there I was in Dublin filling out the form detailing my life and birth. Having checked…
Why the 2020 Census is important to Oklahoma
Shortly after the inauguration of the United States’ first president in New York City, the First United States Congress signed the Census Act of 1790.
Citizenship questions are nothing new for the census
Each and every month, the US Census Bureau conducts at least one survey that includes a question about citizenship. In many months, there are a number of surveys with that question, which is usuall…
ABS said census questions on gender and sexual orientation risked public backlash
Australian Bureau of Statistics recommended against including the new questions, despite acknowledging two departments needed the data to deliver services
Why Iowa City is leading a census information campaign
IOWA CITY - The city is hoping to find census volunteers to join its Complete Count Committee and reach people who may not be easily counted during the 2020 census.
Census begins testing effects of proposed citizenship question
The U.S. Census Bureau began sending out test questionnaires to about 480,000 households on Thursday to examine how a question about citizenship could impact response rates. The nine-week study will help officials determine the best way to reach people who may not otherwise respond to the 2020 Census.
What Does the Homeless Census Really Tell Us?
As another camp closes, a trip on the bi-annual Homeless Census