Over the past decade, California’s average annual population growth rate slipped to 0.06% — lower than at any time since at least 1900. The state is facing the prospect of losing a U.S. House seat for the first time in its history, while political rivals Texas and Florida add more residents and political clout.
While the allegations were made in other states, California advocacy groups that sued the Census Bureau in federal court have documented cases of census takers who say they were instructed to cut corners in order to close cases under the sped-up deadline.
The U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday granted the Trump administration’s request to stop the 2020 census count from continuing for now, following months of shifting deadlines and court-ordered injunctions.
The preliminary injunction granted by U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in California late Thursday allows the once-a-decade head count of every U.S. resident to continue through the end of October.
Long Beach is averaging a 66.9% self-response rate to the 2020 U.S. Census.
The U.S. Census Bureau for now must stop following a plan that would have it winding down operations in order to finish the 2020 census at the end of September, according to a federal judge’s order.
Facing delays caused by the pandemic, the Census Bureau earlier this year pushed back wrapping up the once-a-decade head count from the end of July to the end of October.
El evento se llevará a cabo en la esquina de South Street y Jaymills Avenue de 11:45 a.m. a 1:45 p.m.
The event will take place at the corner of South Street and Jaymills Avenue from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Free food will be provided for those that register for the count.