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High Court Looks for Racial Bias in Virginia Redistricting Case

3/18/2019 6:37:37 PM   TIM RYAN

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Virginia redrew its legislative map in 2011 after getting new population data from the census...

Glendale, California: International Flavor in an LA Suburb

3/15/2019 11:18:40 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

More than 70 percent of city residents identified as white, according to 2010 Census data, with Asians...

Virginia Redistricting Battle Takes Shape at High Court

3/15/2019 4:42:15 PM   TIM RYAN

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Virginia legislators faced a time crunch after the 2010 census because the state... The numbers came in from the census in 2011, giving lawmakers precious little time to redraw the map...

Nightly Brief

3/14/2019 9:26:31 PM   CNS

Wilbur Ross over the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Commerce Secretary Grilled on Citizenship Census Question

3/14/2019 6:08:27 PM   TIM RYAN

Commerce Secretary Grilled on Citizenship Census Question... Secretary Wilbur Ross over the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census... You have already done great harm to census 2020 and you have zero credibility and you should, in my... - wp:paragraph -->

The decision to include a question about citizenship on the 2020 census has been... Critics of the question say it will decrease participation in the census among immigrants, leading to...

Nightly Brief

3/13/2019 9:37:19 PM   CNS

Republicans a clear advantage in congressional races after districts were redrawn following the 2010 census...

Three-Judge Panel to Decide Fate of Ohio Voting Map

3/13/2019 8:25:43 PM   KEVIN KOENINGER

Republicans a clear advantage in congressional races after districts were redrawn following the 2010 census...

US-Born Latinos See Slower Recovery From Great Recession

3/7/2019 9:08:46 PM   VICTORIA PRIESKOP

Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and found demographic change, not the economic recovery...

Senate Panel Advances Picks for Second Circuit Bench

3/7/2019 5:03:33 PM   TIM RYAN

...behalf of a client supporting the Trump administration's addition of a citizenship question to the census...

Nightly Brief

3/6/2019 10:25:34 PM   CNS

...stories for today including the Trump administration’s push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census... judge-orders-citizenship-question-off-2020-census/">push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census...

Judge Orders Citizenship Question Off 2020 Census

3/6/2019 7:44:08 PM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Judge Orders Citizenship Question Off 2020 Census... >

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – The Trump administration's push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census... Sessions then forbade his subordinates from meeting with Census Bureau staff to discuss the request or... consequence to the Secretary’s constitutional obligations with respect to the accuracy of the 2020 census... We look forward to a 2020 census free of partisanship, where every person can be counted equally and... - wp:paragraph -->

Because the 2020 census survey must be finalized this summer, the Supreme Court...

Spain Launches Bid to Identify Victims of Civil War, Franco

3/6/2019 3:54:35 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

Francisco Franco, aiming to create a reliable census and helping to identify the estimated 114,000 victims... paragraph -->

The Justice Ministry announced Wednesday that the move aims to help create a reliable census...

Nightly Brief

3/4/2019 9:59:17 PM   CNS

...with determining whether Ohio lawmakers gerrymandered several congressional districts after the 2010 census... determining whether Ohio lawmakers gerrymandered several congressional districts after the 2010 census...

GOP Gerrymandering Trial Kicks Off in Ohio

3/4/2019 5:48:25 PM   KEVIN KOENINGER

...with determining whether Ohio lawmakers gerrymandered several congressional districts after the 2010 census...

In Unbrave New World, Fact Checks on Everyone

2/25/2019 12:03:34 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

The Census Bureau considers a single parent with two children to be poor if he or she earns less than... In 2016, census data showed that 7.2 million people were working, but still lived below the poverty line...

Census Citizenship Query

2/23/2019 5:21:17 PM   BRIEF

Census Citizenship Query... www.courthousenews.com/federal-judge-blasts-citizenship-census-question/">citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Immigrants Outpacing US-Born Citizens in Race for College Degrees

2/22/2019 2:01:04 AM   AMANDA PAMPURO

Census Bureau on Thursday, hold more college degrees than native-born citizens.

According to the Census Bureau, 38.4 percent of naturalized citizens and 39.6... - wp:paragraph -->

The Census Bureau also found the average college graduate makes 3.7 times more...

Oakland Teachers Strike, Demanding Better Pay

2/21/2019 1:07:15 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

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The median per capita income in the United States in 2017 was $48,150, according to the Census...

Prison Gerrymandering Lawsuit Moves Forward in Connecticut

2/20/2019 1:02:13 PM   CHRISTINE STUART

...of fair and effective representation due to the Redistricting Plan’s reliance upon total population census...

GOP Loses Bid to Toss Ohio Gerrymandering Case

2/19/2019 6:07:10 PM   JEFF D. GORMAN

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The Democrats’ expert will testify that the map splits 322 census tracts, while...

Federal Judge Blasts Citizenship Census Question

2/16/2019 2:12:09 AM   MARIA DINZEO

Federal Judge Blasts Citizenship Census Question... Supreme Court’s Friday announcement that it will decide whether the 2020 census can ask a citizenship... District Judge Richard Seeborg called Ross’ decision, outlined in a March 2018 memo that said the census... for the State of California and six California cities said adding the question would jeopardize the census... California’s budget line item for census outreach swelled from a pre-citizenship question allocation... surveys included it up until 1950, and the long-form census added it back in 2000....

High Court Takes Up Census Battle Over Citizenship Question

2/15/2019 6:58:33 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

High Court Takes Up Census Battle Over Citizenship Question... www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/census.jpg" alt="" class="wp-image-457809"/>
Census... blocked the Trump administration on Jan. 15, 2019, from asking about citizenship status on the 2020 census... > a challenge Friday by the Trump administration in support of its citizenship question on the 2020 census... - wp:paragraph -->

Beyond the long-term political implications of the census fight, Furman ruled... The fair and orderly administration of the census is one of the Secretary of Commerce’s most important...

Report: Holiday Retail Sales Nosedived in December

2/14/2019 10:42:27 PM   ERIKA WILLIAMS

Census Bureau on Thursday released a trade report through the Department of Census Bureau’s report showed non-store retailers such as online vendors were not spared...

Senate Presses 2nd Circuit Nominee on Conservative Causes

2/13/2019 7:41:04 PM   TIM RYAN

...a group that supports the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Effects of Teen Motherhood Last Generations, Study Finds

2/6/2019 7:18:19 PM   NATHAN SOLIS

...assessing five areas of development, which researchers then linked to a data repository, test scores and a census...

Virginia Blackface Scandal Widens With AG's Admission

2/6/2019 4:55:48 PM   BRAD KUTNER

Adding even more drama, those who control the state house will decide voting districts after the 2020 census...

GOP Gerrymandering Trial Kicks Off in Michigan

2/6/2019 12:23:17 AM   ANDY OLESKO

Republican, claiming GOP lawmakers unconstitutionally altered the state’s election map after the 2010 census... cycles to complain about the boundaries and any map drafted for the 2020 election would be based on census...

Michigan Agrees to Redraw 11 State House Districts

1/25/2019 10:30:28 PM   LORRAINE BAILEY

Republican, claiming GOP lawmakers unconstitutionally altered the state’s election map after the 2010 census... These districts will be redrawn in time for the 2020 election using census data from 2010.

Judge Hears Testimony on 2020 Census Citizenship Question

1/23/2019 3:07:34 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

Judge Hears Testimony on 2020 Census Citizenship Question... for lawsuits challenging the Trump administration's addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... Census Bureau director John Thompson, the first plaintiffs' witness for the bench trial in Maryland,... testified that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross disregarded "long established" Census Bureau protocols... the 2020 census by households with at least one non-citizen member, the attorney said.... to the 2020 census questionnaire is June 30, 2019, according to the plaintiffs' attorneys....

High Court Asked to Back Off Deposition Spat in Census Case

1/18/2019 3:38:00 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

High Court Asked to Back Off Deposition Spat in Census Case... paragraph -->

WASHINGTON (CN) – After a federal judge nixed a new citizenship question on the 2020 census... would delay, rather than expedite, resolution of the merits of this matter in time to 'finalize the census... likely the most efficient way to ensure full and timely review of the district court’s orders before the census...

Nightly Brief

1/15/2019 9:39:30 PM   CNS

Russia investigation; A federal judge blocked the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... Blocking the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a federal judge excoriated...

Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Eviscerated by Judge

1/15/2019 3:41:34 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Eviscerated by Judge... - wp:paragraph -->

(CN) – Blocking the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a federal... recently succeeded former AG Barbara Underwood, called the ruling a victory for a fair and accurate census... administration to mandate a question about citizenship were not rooted in a desire to strengthen the census... The fair and orderly administration of the census is one of the Secretary of Commerce’s most important... - wp:paragraph -->

The Census Bureau did not immediately respond to the email request for comment...

Scientist Defends Commerce Secretary's 'Open Mind' On Census Question

1/12/2019 4:04:29 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Scientist Defends Commerce Secretary's 'Open Mind' On Census Question... Census Bureau's top scientist on Friday disputed claims that U.S.... Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross decided to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census before weighing... Census Bureau chief scientist John Abowd said in court Friday, referring to a January 2018 meeting with... - wp:paragraph -->

California claims the citizenship question will discourage census participation... - wp:paragraph -->

Abowd, who also testified at another census

Newsom Calls for Increased Funding for Homelessness, Education

1/10/2019 10:11:02 PM   NICK CAHILL

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*$50 million to expand outreach for the 2020 Census

Trump's Words, Immigration Policies Take Stage in Census Trial

1/10/2019 4:19:30 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Trump's Words, Immigration Policies Take Stage in Census Trial... the second full day of a federal bench trial over the push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census... that makes non-citizens, their families, friends and neighbors less likely to participate in the 2020 Census... Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross's March 2018 decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census... The UCLA professor had interviewers ask if people planned to participate in the census and if a citizenship... - wp:paragraph -->

Barreto replied that "Census Bureau" was referenced in the first question of the...

Nightly Brief

1/8/2019 10:53:50 PM   CNS

The push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census

Expert: Citizenship Question Will Harm Immigrant Count in 2020 Census

1/8/2019 4:17:12 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Expert: Citizenship Question Will Harm Immigrant Count in 2020 Census... Democratic lawmakers wanted Ross to clarify where a citizenship question on the 2020 census originated... - wp:paragraph -->

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census... - wp:paragraph -->

"Current research, including by the Census Bureau, shows immigrants and Latinos... Census officials and former Census Bureau directors offered no "empirical evidence" to support their... A separate trial on the census citizenship question wrapped up in New York in November....

Government Gone Sideways: Shutdown Puts Lawyers 'Out of Office'

12/27/2018 8:11:03 PM   BRAD KUTNER

Seeborg offered no comment as he denied a request by the Departments of Justice and Commerce to stay a census... Northern California, where challengers object to the addition of an immigration question to the 2020 U.S. census...

Virginia Voters Fight GOP Tactics to Preserve Gerrymandering

12/20/2018 9:48:20 PM   BRAD KUTNER

...election slated for November 2019, just as they have governed the previous four elections since the 2010 census... the executive, House Republicans would lose the chance to make new legislative maps after the 2020 census...

Ode to the Past

12/20/2018 5:40:21 PM   BILL GIRDNER

...www.courthousenews.com/20-states-fight-addition-of-citizenship-question-to-census">citizenship question to the census...

Census Citizenship Question Spat Headed to Trial in San Francisco

12/15/2018 2:23:54 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Census Citizenship Question Spat Headed to Trial in San Francisco... FRANCISCO (CN) – A lawsuit claiming the Trump administration used a false motive to justify adding a census... centers on whether "new circumstances existed" that gave the secretary legal authority to change the census... President Trump’s unconstitutional decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census goes against... the spirit and purpose of a nonpartisan census process.”... A federal judge in Maryland is also reviewing a set of lawsuits challenging the new census policy, and...

Californians Voice Support for Health Care, Education Funding

12/13/2018 5:01:25 AM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

Census, and environmental issues....

Michigan County Sues Over New Public Defender Rules

12/12/2018 8:21:20 PM   EMILY ZANTOW

It is located northwest of Detroit and is home to 1.2 million people as of the 2010 census.

Citizenship Census Question Spat Likely Headed for Trial in California

12/8/2018 2:22:17 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Citizenship Census Question Spat Likely Headed for Trial in California... - Citing facts still in dispute about the decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census... Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced in March that a citizenship question would be added to the 2020 census... based Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, emphasized that Secretary Ross ignored the Census... The Census Bureau has unequivocally stated this will affect the accuracy and quality of the census,"... And a federal judge in Maryland is reviewing another set of lawsuits challenging the new census policy...

South Carolina's Scott Sinks Trump Judicial Nominee

11/29/2018 10:56:57 PM   TIM RYAN

He also was part of a legal team that defended the state’s legislative map following the 2010 census....

Senate Delays Vote on Controversial Trump Court Nominee

11/29/2018 5:06:12 PM   TIM RYAN

...precision," Farr also was part of a legal team that defended the state’s legislative map following the 2010 census...

Efforts to Reduce Gerrymandering Won Big at Ballot Box in 2018

11/29/2018 4:56:11 PM   BRAD KUTNER

...redistricting committees in charge of allocating congressional districts ahead of the decennial national census... And with the the next census getting underway in 2020, an effort in Virginia hopes to make the commonwealth... the bill fails this session then it’ll put the state’s redistricting efforts on hold until the next census...

Nightly Brief

11/27/2018 10:35:53 PM   CNS

>, a federal judge ushered in closing arguments Tuesday morning in a case where challengers say the census...

Trump DOJ Tests Judge’s Patience as Census Trial Wraps

11/27/2018 9:04:49 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Trump DOJ Tests Judge’s Patience as Census Trial Wraps... avoid, a federal judge ushered in closing arguments Tuesday morning in a case where challengers say the census... Court following closing arguments in a lawsuit opposing the addition of a citizenship question to the census... The Census Bureau typically engages in extensive testing before making a change to surveys that affect... Shumate argued that such communities always have responded to the census in lower numbers.... The Commerce Department materially altered the response from the Census Bureau’s own chief scientist...

Judge Scorches DOJ Bid to Stop Census Trial

11/20/2018 10:06:37 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Judge Scorches DOJ Bid to Stop Census Trial... After a dozen attempts to block a trial on the constitutionality of a proposed change to the 2020 census... questioning Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’ decision to add a citizenship question to the upcoming decennial census... Underwood has been leading 18 attorneys general and five civil rights groups in warning that the census...

Plan to Save Orcas Hashed Out, but Will It Be Enough?

11/20/2018 6:46:39 PM   KARINA BROWN

Balcomb, senior scientist for the Center for Whale Research who has performed the Southern Resident census...

Local Redistricting in LA Passes Muster With 9th Circuit

11/19/2018 11:34:36 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

Census to account for changes in population and demographics – “artificially split” neighborhoods, including...

Midterm Elections Reveal Effects of Gerrymandered Districts

11/17/2018 4:05:50 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

...in North Carolina and Pennsylvania, where Republicans fully controlled redistricting after the 2010 Census...

Nightly Brief

11/16/2018 10:51:04 PM   CNS

...agrees to decide whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must testify about a change he OK’d for the 2020 census... decide whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must testify about a change he OK’d for the 2010 census...

Supreme Court Will Decide Census Deposition Case Next Year

11/16/2018 8:20:39 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Supreme Court Will Decide Census Deposition Case Next Year... Friday to decide whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must testify about a change he OK’d for the 2020 census... comment, slating the legal wrangle for arguments on Feb. 19, 2019, some three months after a trial on the census... District Judge Jesse Furman formally closed the trial record in the census case with one caveat.... deposition about his sworn testimony to Congress that his addition of a citizenship question to the census... The census is case is one of two that the Supreme Court agreed to take up on Friday....

Maryland Appeals Gerrymandering Case to Supreme Court

11/15/2018 9:05:58 PM   BRANDI BUCHMAN

District George Russell concluded what they deemed a “dramatic redrawing” of the district after the last census...

Nightly Brief

11/14/2018 10:09:53 PM   CNS

...night briefing from the staff of Courthouse News Top CNS stories for today including the Census... top-census-scientist-foresees-chill-from-census-shakeup/">Over two grueling days on the witness stand, the Census...

Utah County Takes Fight of Redistricting Order to 10th Circuit

11/14/2018 8:48:02 PM   AMANDA PAMPURO

But Trentadue said Shelby overstepped his authority be redrawing the districts based on census data.... Why wouldn’t you use census blocs?” Briscoe asked.... Accordingly, he said, using census blocs “has been a nightmare because people point to a map for the... census and say that’s where I live.”... You could put the school district map on top of the census map,” she said....

Top Census Scientist Foresees Chill From Census Shakeup

11/14/2018 7:08:55 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Top Census Scientist Foresees Chill From Census Shakeup... MANHATTAN (CN) – Over two grueling days on the witness stand, the Census Bureau’s chief scientist testified... Fewer people filling out the survey would force the Census Bureau to intensify efforts to send employees... Hispanic participants in Census Bureau testing reported suspicion about the Trump administration’s intentions... paused before responding: “I was under the impression that it mattered within the context of the 2020 census... Department of Justice attorney Stephen Ehrlich tried to elicit testimony from Abowd that the Census Bureau...

Kyrsten Sinema Flips Arizona Senate Seat to Democrats

11/13/2018 11:32:59 AM   ROBERT KAHN

And the 2010 Census found the median age of Anglo Arizonans to be 43, while the median Latino age was...

Maryland Ordered to Draw New Congressional District Map for 2020

11/8/2018 9:47:41 PM   BRANDI BUCHMAN

...about the single greatest alteration of voter makeup in any district in the nation following the 2010 census...

Pa. Senator Who Defended Gerrymandered Map Fights Liability

11/7/2018 10:04:38 PM   EMILEE LARKIN

PENNSYLVANIA-REDISTRICTING-300x185.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="185" />Adopted after the 2010 census...

Deep South Remains a Republican Stronghold

11/7/2018 5:44:27 AM   DANIEL JACKSON

Census Bureau, it was expected that the rule would be overturned....

Top NYC Demographer Says Census Faces Multiple Threats

11/6/2018 8:52:46 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Top NYC Demographer Says Census Faces Multiple Threats... MANHATTAN (CN) – At Day 2 of a trial over the 2020 census, which is set for the first time in decades... Salvo had been referring to findings by the Census Bureau’s chief scientist John Abowd that the survey... A four-census veteran who served on the National Academy of Science’s Committee on National Statistics... You end up with a census that is manufactured in ways that compromise accuracy and compromise the count... New York City suffered from a bad census count during the 2010 survey, which reported a 46 percent spike...

Scholar Warns of ‘Politicized’ Survey as Census Trial Kicks Off

11/5/2018 10:10:20 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Scholar Warns of ‘Politicized’ Survey as Census Trial Kicks Off... MANHATTAN (CN) – Opening a day before the U.S. midterm elections, a long-anticipated trial over the 2020 census... The Census Bureau itself designates it as a sensitive question," testified D.... The author of the book “The Hard Count,” Hillygus spent six years in the Census Bureau before transitioning... With a very first census, George Washington said: 'We have a census number, but we think there's an... Hillygus on the stand cited focus-group studies conducted by the Census Bureau’s chief scientist John...

Taking Up 5 Cases, High Court Clears Way for Trial on Census Change

11/2/2018 9:40:41 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

Taking Up 5 Cases, High Court Clears Way for Trial on Census Change... the Supreme Court refused to block a trial over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... href="http://www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/commerce-stay.pdf">order in the census... would be hard enough for that normally lengthy process to run its course by next May or June — when the census...

Democrats and Republicans Locked in Tight Races in Key California Districts

10/27/2018 4:09:28 PM   NATHAN SOLIS

...and Asian residents make up the majority of Orange County’s 3.17 million population, according to the Census...

Nightly Brief

10/26/2018 8:21:37 PM   CNS

...appears before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to discuss preparing for the 2020 Census... judge-slaps-down-bid-to-delay-census-trial/">Refusing to delay a trial next month over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Dems Cautious but Optimistic on Chances to Flip Colorado 6th

10/26/2018 8:11:02 PM   AMANDA PAMPURO

Census estimates that immigrants make up 15 percent of the 6th District’s nearly 815,000 residents....

Judge Slaps Down Bid to Delay Census Trial

10/26/2018 7:27:41 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Judge Slaps Down Bid to Delay Census Trial... MANHATTAN (CN) – Refusing to delay a Nov. 5 trial over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... would be hard enough for that normally lengthy process to run its course by next May or June — when the census... farther, Gorsuch slammed Furman’s preliminary finding that Ross created a bad-faith pretext to change the census... We won’t back down from fighting for a full and fair census.”...

Judge in Census Case Wary of Trial Delay

10/24/2018 9:04:32 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Judge in Census Case Wary of Trial Delay... a federal judge appeared inclined Wednesday to begin a trial on Nov. 5 that will determine whether census... questioned how the government expects to resolve what will likely be multiple levels of appeal before the census... Led by New York, multiple states, cities and organizations have joined together to oppose the 2020 census... Alleging that Ross added the citizenship question to the census for political and discriminatory reasons...

Nightly Brief

10/23/2018 9:43:25 PM   CNS

Secretary Wilbur Ross from having to testify about why he is adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census... a> on Monday night from having to testify about why he is adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Supreme Court Blocks Deposition of Commerce Secretary on Census

10/23/2018 12:54:46 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

Supreme Court Blocks Deposition of Commerce Secretary on Census... Ross on Monday night from having to testify about why he is adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census... York, where 18 states have brought a lawsuit alleging that Ross added the citizenship question to the census... Though the census has not inquired about citizenship status since 1950, Gorsuch emphasized that the question... has been a feature of “most censuses in our history.”...

Supreme Court Blocks Deposition of Commerce Secretary on Census

10/23/2018 5:21:09 AM   BARBARA LEONARD

Supreme Court Blocks Deposition of Commerce Secretary on Census... Ross on Monday night from having to testify about why he is adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census... York, where 18 states have brought a lawsuit alleging that Ross added the citizenship question to the census... Though the census has not inquired about citizenship status since 1950, Gorsuch emphasized that the question... has been a feature of “most censuses in our history.”...

California Voters Eye Ballot for Housing Crisis Solutions

10/19/2018 9:19:43 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

...of their incomes for housing, according to a California Budget & Policy Center analysis of U.S Census...

Nightly Brief

10/10/2018 9:51:17 PM   CNS

...deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Ginsburg Presses Pause on Census Deposition Orders

10/10/2018 3:19:21 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Ginsburg Presses Pause on Census Deposition Orders... deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... York where 18 states have brought a lawsuit alleging that he added the citizenship question to the census... received a memo from his deputy Earl Comstock telling him the Justice Department wanted him to leave the census...

SCOTUS Fight Likely as Wilbur Ross Loses Census Appeal

10/9/2018 9:12:47 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

SCOTUS Fight Likely as Wilbur Ross Loses Census Appeal... MANHATTAN (CN) – Under scrutiny for his addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census, Commerce... received a memo from his deputy Earl Comstock telling him the Justice Department wanted him to leave the census...

Amal Clooney Makes UN Plea for Reporters Jailed in Myanmar

9/28/2018 7:19:33 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

...to Protect Journalists found 262 journalists behind bars around the world in its most recent annual census...

Nightly Brief

9/26/2018 8:43:16 PM   CNS

...secretary won’t be able to duck testifying in New York court about his shakeup of the 2020 decennial census...

Nightly Brief

9/25/2018 8:49:41 PM   CNS

...www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/CENSUS1.jpg" alt="" width="512" height="338" /> A copy of a 2010 Census... feds-oppose-call-for-deputy-ag-to-testify-in-census-case/">A new order forcing the secretary of commerce to testify about his shakeup of the 2020 census...

Second Circuit Clears Deputy AG to Testify in Census Case

9/25/2018 7:15:20 PM   JOSH RUSSELL

Second Circuit Clears Deputy AG to Testify in Census Case... secretary won’t be able to duck testifying in New York court about his shakeup of the 2020 decennial census... nonprofit organizations, claim Gore ghost-wrote the Justice Department’s December 2017 letter to the Census... Bureau that initiated the request for a citizenship question on the upcoming census.... Department of Justice this morning to respond to assertions that adding the citizenship question to the census... The New York Immigration Coalition is one group fighting the census change, and attorney David Weiner...

Judge Orders Secretary Ross to Sit for Deposition in Census Case

9/21/2018 9:25:17 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

Judge Orders Secretary Ross to Sit for Deposition in Census Case... Wilbur Ross must sit for deposition concerning his move to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census... states, as well as several cities and civil rights groups, to the attempted shakeup of the decennial census... The census has not inquired about citizenship status since 1950.... We look forward to getting to the bottom of this as we continue our suit to ensure a full and fair census... The fair and orderly administration of the census, however, is arguably the secretary of commerce’s most...

India Bans Instant Divorce by Muslim Men

9/19/2018 5:47:00 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

...make up just 13 percent of India's population of 1.3 billion, which is 81 percent Hindu, the latest census...

Nightly Brief

9/18/2018 8:13:18 PM   CNS

...questions about Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census... contradicting his sworn testimony before Congress about why he added a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Unsealed Ross Memo Contradicts Testimony to Congress

9/18/2018 2:52:34 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Secretary Wilbur Ross told Congress earlier this year that he added a citizenship question to the 2020 census... months earlier informing him that the Justice Department wanted to avoid monkeying around with the census... It has consequences not for some minor or ministerial matter, but for the accuracy of the decennial census... The census has not inquired about citizenship status since 1950....

Feds Lose Seal on Records Leading Up to Census Change

9/14/2018 3:46:41 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Feds Lose Seal on Records Leading Up to Census Change... Commerce Department shield a trio of documents that he found critical to its plans to update the 2020 census... and several cities and civil rights groups in a lawsuit accusing Ross of playing politics with the census... Sent in August 2017 — months before Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced that the census would for... email in which David Langdon, a policy adviser at the Commerce Department, acknowledges that past census... The census has not included a citizenship inquiry since 1950, and its reinsertion has been a priority...

Census Data Show US Incomes Up, But Americans Still Struggling

9/12/2018 11:37:36 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

Census Data Show US Incomes Up, But Americans Still Struggling... jpeg" alt="" width="300" height="212" />(CN) – Americans may be earning slightly more, but U.S Census... On health care coverage, Census data show insurance rates mostly flatlined between 2016 and 2017.... Just over 9 percent of the population went without health insurance in 2015, according to the Census...

NYAG Spots Possible Racial Bias in Secret Census Docs

9/5/2018 8:09:10 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

NYAG Spots Possible Racial Bias in Secret Census Docs... MANHATTAN (CN) – Fighting the revival of a citizenship question on the 2020 census, New York Attorney... called a “major win” in a constitutional challenge to the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... multiple columns from Kobach arguing in favor of the citizenship question, which has not appeared on the census... that the communications Ross is trying to keep secret betray his unconstitutional motivations for the census...

Botswana, Long an Elephant Refuge, Faces Poaching Threat

9/4/2018 1:07:24 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

Without Borders group and wildlife officials in Botswana have conducted half of a national elephant census... A similar census in 2014 found just nine carcasses, according to Chase....

Republicans Can Intervene in Michigan Redistricting Case

8/30/2018 5:48:43 PM   KEVIN KOENINGER

Johnson, claimed Republican lawmakers unconstitutionally altered the state’s election map after the 2010 census...

Poll: GOP Voters Stand With Congressman Despite Indictment

8/27/2018 11:53:09 PM   BIANCA BRUNO

...represented the 50th Congressional District since it was re-districted following the 2010 census...

2020 Census 

8/20/2018 12:14:24 PM   ROBERT KAHN

2020 Census... challenge by California, Los Angeles and others to the addition of a question about citizenship on the 2020 census...

Trade Wars Are Easy to Blow

8/17/2018 10:56:02 AM   ROBERT KAHN

...of that Census...

Wisconsin Dems Compete for Chance to Unseat Walker

8/13/2018 8:06:14 PM   JOE KELLY

The winner will oversee Wisconsin’s redistricting process as part of the 2020 Census....

Judge Signals Spat on Census Citizenship Question May Advance

8/10/2018 11:37:33 PM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Judge Signals Spat on Census Citizenship Question May Advance... Friday appeared stunned by the Trump administration's position that courts lack power to review any census... Let's say they can identify one person who would have otherwise responded to the census, but because... Bailey insisted the courts would still lack power to review such an action because the Census Act of... Asking any demographic question could result in a reduction of census participation, Bailey added, but... Census survey....

Arkansas Judge Sued for ‘Debtors' Prison’

8/10/2018 12:06:35 AM   ERIK DE LA GARZA

Census data....

US Clampdown on Census Records Faces Blowback

8/3/2018 8:30:48 PM   AMANDA OTTAWAY

US Clampdown on Census Records Faces Blowback... CN) - In a court battle over the citizenship question slated to appear on the 2020 U.S. census, the... morning, requests a discovery conference with the court and lays out the plan for discovery for four census... From 1890 to 1950, the U.S. census included a citizenship question.... what-to-know-about-the-citizenship-question-the-census-bureau-is-planning-to-ask-in-2020/">question occurred as as the Census...

Italy Reels From Racist Attacks, Rancorous Politics

7/31/2018 4:55:10 PM   CAIN BURDEAU

He's also pushed for a census of Roma in Italy, a people also known as gypsies....

There's No Quit in the Fight Over Partisan Gerrymandering

7/30/2018 3:04:46 PM   TIM RYAN

...experts say it could offer an easier path with another round of redistricting looming after the 2020 census...

Nightly Brief

7/26/2018 9:33:58 PM   CNS

...federal judge ruling Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross may have added the citizenship question to the 2020 census... census-survives/">Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross may have added the citizenship question to the 2020 census...

Immigrant Advocates Slam NJ School Enrollment Rules

7/26/2018 8:25:06 PM   AMANDA OTTAWAY

...seen some of the highest jumps in their immigration populations in the state since 2012, according to Census...

Challenge to Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Survives

7/26/2018 3:06:22 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Challenge to Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Survives... MANHATTAN (CN) – Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross may have added the citizenship question to the 2020 census... As we’ve argued, the Trump administration’s plan to demand citizenship status as part of the census... Reviving a question shelved from the census since 1950, Secretary Ross sparked federal court litigation... The historical practice reveals that, since the very first census in 1790, the federal government has... The Secretary’s and the Census Bureau’s priority remains conducting a complete and accurate 2020 Census...

Support for ICE Divides Americans as Midterms Near

7/24/2018 10:08:14 PM   JAMES PALMER

...that most Americans overall support a litany of federal agencies, including the National Park Service, Census...

Republicans Pick Charlotte to Host 2020 Convention

7/20/2018 5:49:04 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

Census Bureau reports that 22 percent of North Carolina's population is black, a higher percentage than...

Nightly Brief

7/3/2018 8:37:25 PM   CNS

...judge advances litigation over the citizenship question that the U.S. government is adding to the 2020 census... called a “major win” in a constitutional challenge to the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census... >Advancing litigation over the citizenship question that the U.S. government is adding to the 2020 census...

Judge Cites Bad Faith in Case on Census Change

7/3/2018 5:15:13 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Judge Cites Bad Faith in Case on Census Change... Advancing litigation over the citizenship question that the U.S. government is adding to the 2020 census... We believe there are immediate injuries that have occurred here,” Saini said, saying that pre-census... Shumate insisted that court would have no power to review census questions, even if the questions were... Assistant Attorney General Elena Goldstein countered that a decision to print census forms in 2-point... Judge Furman expressed concern about establishing limits over court supervision over the census....

Connecticut Prison Gerrymandering Suit Is First of Its Kind

6/28/2018 9:52:30 PM   CHRISTINE STUART

...time the House, Senate, and Congressional District lines were drawn was in 2011 following the 2010 census...

Census: US Population Getting Older, More Diverse

6/21/2018 9:04:21 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

Census: US Population Getting Older, More Diverse... Census Bureau analyzing population counts from April 2010 to July 2017 said the nation’s population has... grown almost 6 percent, or more than 18 million people, since the 2010 Census.... The country’s political climate is already being shaped by what Census figures show is a decrease in... The Census Bureau conducts a count of the nation’s population every 10 years in order to gather data... Census data is used by the federal government to determine how to allocate more than $400 billion in...

Border Crises Spring Up Across Strained EU

6/21/2018 4:48:44 PM   CAIN BURDEAU

Salvini, the new interior minister, caused a new controversy this week when he declared he wants a census...

San Francisco Delays Approval of 'Gentrifying' Housing Complex

6/20/2018 4:51:59 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Census data....

White Ex-Mayor Can Challenge Race-Based California Districts

6/15/2018 12:25:11 PM   BIANCA BRUNO

...filed an amicus brief supporting the inclusion of a question about U.S. citizenship in the 2020 U.S. census...

Three Southern States Sued Over Racial Gerrymandering

6/14/2018 2:16:57 PM   DANIEL JACKSON

Louisiana, the state needed to shrink the number of congressional districts between the 2000 and 2010 census... According to the 2010 census, Louisiana has the second highest percentage of black residents, 32.6 percent... Between the 2000 and 2010 Censuses, the state of Georgia experienced a boom in its black, Latino, and... According to the 2010 Census, Georgia's black population grew by over 25 percent during that ten-year...

Charter School’s Desegregation Plans Heard in Fifth Circuit

6/4/2018 11:28:39 PM   SABRINA CANFIELD

As of the 2000 census, Concordia Parish was 57 percent white and 40 percent black....

Primaries in Three States Bellwether for Coming Midterms

6/2/2018 4:05:09 PM   MATTHEW RENDA

New Mexico's next governor will take part in the state's redistricting process following the 2020 Census...

Home Prices Rising at Fastest Pace in 12 Years

5/24/2018 4:05:30 PM   DAN MCCUE

The analysis also looks at the nation in terms of the none census divisions established by the federal...

ACLU Claims Ohio Election Maps Favor Republicans

5/23/2018 8:37:46 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Coordinated by the national Republican Party as part of an effort to lock in Republican seats after the 2010 census...

LA City Council Passes $9.9 Billion Budget for 2018-2019

5/22/2018 12:52:51 AM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

...the city’s most damaged streets and sidewalks, add 70 beds to domestic violence shelters, and fund Census...

LA County Fights Law Requiring Redistricting Panels

5/17/2018 12:40:56 AM   NICK CAHILL

...out LA County by forcing it to adopt a 14-person commission to redraw district lines after the 2020 census...

Nightly Brief

5/8/2018 11:36:29 PM   CNS

...www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/CENSUS1.jpg" alt="" width="512" height="338" /> A copy of a 2010 Census... ">Amid outrage over the Trump administration’s plans to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census...

Congressman Threatens Subpoena Over Census Question

5/8/2018 9:23:41 PM   TIM RYAN

Congressman Threatens Subpoena Over Census Question... alt="" width="300" height="240" /> FILE - In this March 15, 2010, file photo, copies of the 2010 Census... Census will add a question about citizenship status, a move that brought swift condemnation from Democrats... Amid outrage over the Trump administration's plans to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census... Adding a politically charged question like citizenship to the census in the current climate would be... Levitt said in his written testimony that the question was last included in the basic census in 1950....

Citizenship 2020

5/4/2018 9:20:44 PM   BRIEF

...have joined the lawsuit over the Trump administration’s plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census...

In LA's Koreatown, Little Bangladesh Stakes Its Claim

5/4/2018 8:29:05 PM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

We don’t have census numbers and there is no Bangladeshi designation to select.”...

LA County Joins CA Lawsuit Against 2020 Census Question

5/2/2018 4:20:18 AM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

LA County Joins CA Lawsuit Against 2020 Census Question... to sign on as a plaintiff in California’s lawsuit opposing the inclusion of a question in the 2020 Census... Census Bureau conducts a census of the nation’s population every ten years in order to gather data population... Census data is used by the federal government to determine how to allocate more than $400 billion in... Census will include a question about citizenship status.... The inclusion of the documentation inquiry would mark the first time in 70 years the census raises a...

Scientists Release Most Detailed Star Chart of the Milky Way

4/25/2018 2:45:54 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency released the most accurate census yet of stars in the Milky Way...

LA Requests Increased Funding for 2020 Census

4/25/2018 4:07:56 AM   MARTIN MACIAS JR

LA Requests Increased Funding for 2020 Census... Los Angeles’ committee will set up census kiosks in city facilities, organize educational events and... coordinate with county officials to avoid duplication during census counts.... count efforts in the lead up to the 2010 census.... by the Census Bureau.... Census Bureau conducts a census of the nation’s population every ten years in order to gather data population...

Census Finds Increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy Dolphins

4/23/2018 2:50:53 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

Census Finds Increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy Dolphins... statement issued by the World Wide Fund for Nature and Cambodia's Fisheries Administration said a 2017 census... The Mekong dolphin is considered our country's living national treasure and the results of this census... number of dolphins in the Mekong is still less than half of the 200 counted during the first official census...

NASA's Tess Spacecraft Embarks on Quest to Find New Planets

4/19/2018 2:48:56 AM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

The total exoplanet census currently stands at more than 3,700 confirmed, with another 4,500 on the not-yet-verified...

Mass Killings Spur Interest in Homeschooling

4/17/2018 12:04:25 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census Bureau. Texas spent $8,861 per pupil. Top-ranked New York spent $21,206....

NASA Spacecraft Aims to Put Mystery Planets on Galactic Map

4/16/2018 3:30:38 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

With Tess, "our planetary census is going to move in" closer to us, MIT researcher Jenn Burt said Sunday...

Kern County Ordered to Refranchise Latino Voters

4/12/2018 12:43:02 PM   NICK CAHILL

In the 2010 Census, the strongly Republican county about the size of New Jersey had a population of 839,000...

Nightly Brief

4/3/2018 9:59:02 PM   CNS

...mayors filed a federal complaint Tuesday to keep a question about citizenship status out of the 2020 census...

AGs Take Census Bureau to Court on Citizenship Question

4/3/2018 7:41:09 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

AGs Take Census Bureau to Court on Citizenship Question... The complaint says a plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census is unconstitutional.... [/caption] MANHATTAN (CN) – Filing suit Tuesday to keep citizenship status out of the 2020 U.S. census... Decade after decade, census officials have said that simply asking about citizenship status will create... Department of Commerce, the Bureau of the Census and their leaders with violating the Constitution’s... Decisions to change questions on the decennial census typically take several years to test, evaluate...

Nightly Brief

3/29/2018 10:03:08 PM   CNS

...wp-content/uploads/2018/03/CENSUS-1-1024x821.jpg" alt="" width="512" height="410" /> Copies of the 2010 Census... Census Bureau....

Predicting Census Fiasco, Marylanders Head to Court

3/29/2018 2:41:49 PM   GINA CARRANO

Predicting Census Fiasco, Marylanders Head to Court... Census Bureau.... Despite these imminent threats to the accuracy and integrity of the 2020 Census, the bureau has been... Among other things, the county notes, “the Census Bureau lacks both a permanent director and a deputy... s preparation failures “will exacerbate undercounts and leave the census vulnerable to cyber-attack.... Representatives for the NAACP and the Census Bureau did not return requests for comment....

Corruption Evidence Piles Up Against Former Texas Congressman

3/29/2018 12:41:58 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Stockman won the primary runoff for Texas’ 36th Congressional District, drawn after the 2010 Census...

California Gubernatorial Candidate Blames Democrats for State's Woes

3/28/2018 4:24:55 AM   MARIA DINZEO

Census. “Becerra’s lawsuit is absolute nonsense,” he said.... Census information provides the basis for all sorts of political division in our country—the number of... should absolutely be part of the census. It is our right to put California citizens first....

Nightly Brief

3/27/2018 9:45:24 PM   CNS

...appears before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to discuss preparing for the 2020 Census... census/">The government announced Monday night it will include citizenship questions on the 2020 U.S. census...

Maryland Gerrymander Case Offers Unique Test to High Court

3/27/2018 7:42:37 PM   TIM RYAN

Even though the recent census did not mandate a large shift in population, the new map shuffled more...

Feds Will Ask Citizenship Status on 2020 Census

3/27/2018 3:50:56 AM   MATTHEW RENDA

Feds Will Ask Citizenship Status on 2020 Census... CN) - The government announced Monday night it will include citizenship questions on the 2020 U.S. census... Department of Commerce said the inclusion of citizenship status on the census questionnaire came at the... Citizenship questions have been included on prior decennial censuses,” the Commerce Department said.... Between 1820 and 1950, almost every decennial census asked a question on citizenship in some form.”... move say it could lead to inaccurate counts, in violation of the constitutional requirement that the census...

Indian Wildlife Sanctuary Sees Jump in One-Horned Rhinos

3/20/2018 12:13:44 PM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

...from 93 during the last count, in 2012, said Pradipta Baruah, a forestry officer who supervised the census...

Expert Slammed for New Figures in Kansas Voter ID Trial

3/13/2018 12:28:46 AM   JON PARTON

Mark Johnson, lawyers for one of the plaintiffs, questioned Camarota’s methodology of using census data...

California Dems Target 'Weak' Republicans in House Races

3/5/2018 8:33:12 PM   NATHAN SOLIS

...as the Latino population grew from 23.4 percent in 1990 to 33.7 percent in 2010, according to U.S. census...

Experts Assess Racial Inequality 50 Years After Kerner Commission

3/1/2018 5:42:30 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

African Americans are 2.5 times more likely to live in poverty compared to whites, according to 2016 census...

Court-Fashioned Pennsylvania Redistricting Divides GOP, Experts

2/20/2018 8:17:26 PM   LANA MORELLI

Adopted after the 2010 census, the gerrymandered map allowed Republicans to win 13 of 18 seats in a state...

Court to Seek New Map in Pennsylvania Gerrymandering Case

2/15/2018 5:41:09 AM   ASSOCIATED PRESS

That map, crafted by Republicans who controlled the Legislature and governor's office after the 2010 census...

De Blasio Talks of Defying Trump in State of the City Address

2/14/2018 4:31:14 AM   AMANDA OTTAWAY

He spoke of the importance of an accurate 2020 census and of reversing some of

Nightly Brief

2/13/2018 10:34:36 PM   CNS

...www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/CENSUS1.jpg" alt="" width="512" height="338" /> A copy of a 2010 Census... Colorado banded together Monday to protest the proposed inclusion of citizen status in the 2020 census...

20 States Fight Addition of Citizenship Question to Census

2/13/2018 7:15:15 PM   ZACK HUFFMAN

20 States Fight Addition of Citizenship Question to Census... Department of Justice asked that the Census Bureau, a division of the U.S.... Department of Commerce, “reinstate” a citizenship question on the census.... Representatives for the Census Bureau did not respond to an email seeking comment.... I urge the Census Bureau to reject this reckless request,” she said in a statement.... full and accurate census,” Becerra said in a statement....

Court Finds New Mexico Violated Education-Funding Law

2/13/2018 2:35:38 AM   NICK MCCANN

Zuni Pueblo, largely inhabited by native Zuni people, had around 6,000 residents listed in the 2010 census...

NC Voters Seek Emergency Relief After High Court Gerrymander Order

2/8/2018 6:10:29 PM   BRAD KUTNER

Republican lawmakers contend the maps for state House and Senate district drawn after the last census...

Pennsylvania Redistricting Won't See SCOTUS Detour

2/5/2018 8:05:32 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

Adopted after the 2010 census, the map drew a challenge from the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania...

EU Rights Court Blocks Fine Over Irreverent Clothing Ad

1/30/2018 6:42:44 PM   WILLIAM DOTINGA

According to the rights court’s ruling, 77 percent of Lithuanians identified as Catholic in the 2011 census...

Less Time for Drug Crimes Reduces Race Disparity

1/27/2018 12:34:29 AM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Census and Department of Justice data....

Gerrymandered Election Districts Nixed by Pennsylvania High Court

1/22/2018 7:26:52 PM   LANA MORELLI

Adopted after the 2010 census, the gerrymandered map chopped...

High Court Dissects US Role in State Water Disputes

1/8/2018 9:36:49 PM   TIM RYAN

Geological Survey issued this 2017 national water census on the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River...

Michigan Republicans Accused of ‘Severe’ Gerrymandering

12/26/2017 11:44:18 PM   JEFF D. GORMAN

The district lines are redrawn every 10 years based on census data, and Republicans controlled the Michigan...

Educating the Masses

12/15/2017 9:09:29 PM   BRIEF

Census Bureau said Friday....

Cook County Property Taxes Favor the Rich and White, Lawsuit Says

12/15/2017 2:23:14 AM   LORRAINE BAILEY

It says there is a direct correlation between the percentage of non-white residents in a census tract...

African Immigrants Doing Well in United States

12/14/2017 12:25:34 PM   DAVID REESE

Using census information, the Pew report said African immigrants compose a relatively small portion of...

US Drops Import Ban on African Elephant Trophies

11/16/2017 7:04:20 PM   CHARLY HIMMEL

The Great Elephant Census reported that Zimbabwe’s elephant population...

Astronomers Discover 'Nearby' Planet That Could Support Life

11/15/2017 6:55:03 PM   SEAN DUFFY

New facilities at ESO will first play a critical role in building the census of Earth-mass planets amenable...

Property Investors Slam Ohio City's New Lead Law

11/6/2017 9:23:20 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Officials have determined, based on census data and parcel information, that children living in those...

Antique Shop, Owner Settle With NY on Illegal Ivory Sales

10/19/2017 9:26:02 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

...class="p1">The state’s press release references a 2016 report by the Great Elephant Census...

Bird-Watching Citizens Used in First Golden Eagle Census

10/18/2017 5:13:37 PM   SEAN DUFFY

Bird-Watching Citizens Used in First Golden Eagle Census...

Not Your Father's Gerrymandering, Lawyer Warns High Court

10/3/2017 5:56:17 PM   TIM RYAN

Armed with the results of the 2010 census that year, lawmakers hired a consultant and a political science...

US Median Income Hits All-Time High

9/12/2017 3:59:24 PM   DAN MCCUE

Census Bureau said Tuesday the nation's median household income reached just over $59,000 in 2016, the... Women earn 80.5 percent of the wages that men make, the Census Bureau said, a marked improvement from... One-in-five blacks  and 19.4 percent of Hispanic Americans live in poverty, the Census Bureau said.... The new Census report also takes a look at health insurance coverage in America.... Only two states — Texas and Alaska — have uninsured rates over 14 percent, the Census Bureau said....

Judges Toss NAACP’s Claims of Gerrymandering in Georgia

8/31/2017 3:31:22 PM   KAYLA GOGGIN

The complaint stated that HB 566 violated the voting rights of minorities by "removing precincts and census... blocks that are predominantly populated by minority voters, and inserting precincts and census blocks...

Long Island Town's Day-Laborer Law Struck Down

8/23/2017 3:24:18 PM   ZACK HUFFMAN

...hour east of the city, Oyster Bay has a population that is more than 75 percent white, according to census...

Sales of New Homes Plummeted in July, Led by Northeast

8/23/2017 3:09:33 PM   DAN MCCUE

Census Bureau said Wednesday...

Travelers Insurance Must Face Suit Over Section 8

8/23/2017 12:47:21 PM   DANIEL W. STAPLES

Residents who participate in the HCV program are largely concentrated in four census tracts east of...

Cosby Retrial Pushed to 2018, With Celebrity Attorney in Tow

8/22/2017 4:54:51 PM   LANA MORELLI

...white population, compared with Philadelphia’s white population of just over 35 percent, according to census...

New York City Crushes Ton of Ivory in Central Park

8/3/2017 2:00:59 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

And the need for a solution is agreed to be urgent, with the Great Elephant Census finding last year...

Baby Boomers No Longer the Majority of Voters

7/31/2017 9:35:45 PM   KELSEY JUKAM

...millennials-and-gen-xers-outvoted-boomers-and-older-generations-in-2016-election/#more-293740">analysis of Census...

Cost of Application Cited as Obstacle to Naturalization

6/30/2017 11:22:24 AM   EMMA GANNON

The study was compiled from data from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey and Current Population...

Justices Say District Court Proper Venue to Hear Fed Job Cases

6/23/2017 3:28:36 PM   DAN MCCUE

Anthony Perry, a former Census bureau worker, claimed his suspension from work and subsequent forced... However, in 2012 he appealed his suspension and retirement, claiming the Census Bureau’s actions resulted...

Supreme Court Takes Up Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

6/19/2017 1:59:49 PM   BARBARA LEONARD

...for Justice anticipates that the case will shake up the next round of redistricting after the 2020 Census...

Supreme Court Affirms Order Striking Down NC Legislative Districts

6/5/2017 3:40:11 PM   DAN MCCUE

...decision in five weeks on lawsuits challenging the North Carolina maps drawn in 2011 after the 2010 Census...

Iowa

6/1/2017 7:42:16 PM   BILL GIRDNER

To this day, Earlham remains almost entirely white, 98.3 percent according to the 2010 census....

Attorneys Select Two Black Jurors for Cosby Assault Trial

5/24/2017 7:59:47 PM   CHARLY HIMMEL

>The jury pool is approximately 88 percent white, consistent with Allegheny County census...

Nightly Brief

5/18/2017 10:01:05 PM   CNS

Census Bureau data shows 17 percent of newlyweds in the United States have a spouse of a different...

Americans Marrying Outside Their Race Up Five-Fold

5/18/2017 8:09:21 PM   WILLIAM DOTINGA

Census Bureau data shows 17 percent of newlyweds in the United States have a spouse of a different race... The figure, reported in an analysis of census data done by the Pew Research Center, marks a five-fold...

Dispatches From the Road: San Bernardino

5/12/2017 6:36:11 PM   CHRIS MARSHALL

...in the United States by area at more than 20,000 square miles, though some of Alaska's boroughs and census... Census Bureau, San Bernardino ranked third in the nation in recent employment growth behind San Francisco...

Feeling Underrepresented, California Groups Demand 1,200 More Lawmakers

5/10/2017 12:21:41 AM   NICK CAHILL

Population_represented_by_state_legislators">national average of 59,000 residents per representative, according to 2010 census...

American Electorate Growing Ever More Diversified

5/9/2017 5:52:00 PM   CNS

According to the Census Department, votes cast by Hispanics increased by about 1.5 million and slightly...

NAACP Says Georgia House Districts Were Redrawn to Cheat Blacks

4/25/2017 5:47:44 PM   KAYLA GOGGIN

According to the complaint, HB 566 amended District 111 by "removing precincts and census blocks that... are predominantly populated by minority voters, and inserting precincts and census blocks that are predominantly...

Calif. Counties Post Nation's Biggest Job Growth

4/21/2017 6:53:50 PM   MARIA DINZEO

Census Bureau said in its latest economic report.... Census Bureau said the report excludes government jobs and does not account for how well the jobs that...

Your Choice of Snack Says a Lot About the Economy's Health

4/19/2017 4:10:27 PM   DAN MCCUE

Census Bureau analysts use CPI data to adjust the official poverty thresholds for inflation, and it’s...

Most Metros Saw Job Gains in 12 Months Ending in February

4/18/2017 7:32:14 PM   DAN MCCUE

For government economists, to be considered a metropolitan area, requires a community to be a Census...

Ignore at Your Peril

4/17/2017 10:19:11 AM   MILT POLICZER

Census Bureau to put out a press release announcing the holiday.... Apparently, this is what the Census Bureau does in years when it’s not counting....

Racist Bakersfield Shooter Gets 15 Years

4/11/2017 10:19:25 AM   REBEKAH KEARN

According to 2010 Census data, about 17.2 percent of Oildale families and 20.9 percent of households...

Pittsburgh-Area Jurors Will Decide Cosby's Fate

3/14/2017 7:32:54 PM   LANA MORELLI

...white population, compared with Philadelphia’s white population of just over 35 percent, according to census...

Small-Town NY Judges Toppled by Sex Scandals

3/3/2017 10:05:34 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Coincidentally, West Carthage’s population — 2,012 in its most recent census — is...

Senate Confirms Billionaire Investor as Commerce Secretary

2/28/2017 1:22:38 AM   TIM RYAN

The department also oversees agencies that manage fisheries, weather forecasting and the Census Bureau...

LA Landlords Fight ‘Unconstitutional’ Housing Inspections

2/24/2017 2:07:39 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Census data....

Home Building Falls As Developers Start Fewer Apartments

2/16/2017 3:03:12 PM   DAN MCCUE

Census Bureau

Split Sixth Circuit Bars Officials’ Demand for Prayers

2/16/2017 1:31:12 PM   KEVIN KOENINGER

Michigan, south of Lansing and west of Ann Arbor, is 89 percent white and 9 percent black, according to census...

Dispatches From the Road: Haleakala

2/11/2017 1:09:34 AM   CHRIS MARSHALL

A 19th century census in Kauai listed as residents 65 menehune....

Oklahomans Can’t Dance Too Close to a Church

2/9/2017 2:13:27 PM   DAVID LEE

Henryetta, in east central Oklahoma, declined by nearly 10 percent from 2000 to 2010, according the Census...

California City Settles Towing Scam for $1.2 Million

2/1/2017 2:06:44 PM   NICHOLAS IOVINO

Census data. U.S....

Calif. Lawmakers Rush On Immigrant Help After Trump Orders

2/1/2017 1:01:53 AM   NICK CAHILL

Census Bureau shared its supposedly confidential data about the names and addresses of Japanese Americans...

SCOTUS to Review Job-Action Appeals by Federal Workers

1/13/2017 10:20:09 PM   DAN MCCUE

Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear the case of a former Census bureau worker who is asking it to... However, in 2012 he appealed his suspension and retirement, claiming the Census Bureau's actions resulted...

NY Criticized for Exception in Child Welfare

1/12/2017 5:45:37 PM   PAMELA BAKER

Census figures show that 2.7 million grandparents are raising grandchildren nationwide....

Federal Judge Finds Voting Scheme Racist in Pasadena, Texas

1/10/2017 1:08:22 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census....

Ninth Circuit Hears L.A. Gerrymander Appeal

1/10/2017 12:55:10 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

The city redraws district maps every 10 years, after the census, to accommodate changes in population... It will next redraw the maps after the 2020 census....

Ohio Banks Settle Claims of Racial Lending Bias

12/29/2016 3:59:00 PM   BRIAN GROSH

According to the complaint, all of the banks’ current branches are located in majority-white census tracts... The banks also incentivized loan officers to focus activities in predominantly white census tracts and...

Justices Scan Southern District Lines for Racial Gerrymandering

12/5/2016 9:23:32 PM   BRITAIN EAKIN

...court this morning for oral argument involve maps in North Carolina and Virginia, drawn after the 2010 census... against the plaintiffs when they challenged the redrawn boundaries of these districts after the 2010 census...

The Urban-Rural Divide Deeper, More Nuanced Than Many Believe

12/5/2016 3:42:53 PM   DANIEL W. STAPLES

At the same time, Census data shows that rural America has been steadily losing population for decades...

Fired Town Clerk Sues Indicted Arizona Mayor

12/1/2016 11:49:29 AM   ROBERT KAHN

Its population fell from 3,254 in the 2000 census to 2,837 in the 2010 census, both far below the town...

Your Job or Your Kids? Nope; Mom Sues County

11/23/2016 1:47:09 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

652,000, is the wealthiest county in Texas, with a $95,389 median household income, according to the Census...

Democrats Are Pussies

11/18/2016 2:15:49 PM   ROBERT KAHN

Redistricting until then had been done every decade, after a census, but DeLay and Perry saw nothing...

Congress Tackles Flying Cars & Driverless Tech

11/17/2016 11:31:21 PM   BRANDI BUCHMAN

>Driver fatalities have decreased since recordkeeping began in 1975 when the DOT started an annual census...

Gentrification Plan Riles Up Bay Area Tenants

11/2/2016 5:41:00 PM   MATTHEW RENDA

Census, the population of North Fair Oaks is 73 percent Latino....

Reporter Demands Info|on Guantanamo Money

10/26/2016 1:07:00 PM   BRITAIN EAKIN

...nbsp;    She submitted a FOIA request on Sept. 29, asking for "daily personnel census...

ACLU Sues Schools for Immigrant Discrimination

10/20/2016 1:24:00 AM   JOSH RUSSELL


     According to Census Bureau data, more than 1.2 million immigrant workers...

LA Superior Court Boosts Translation Help

9/23/2016 12:43:00 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Census Bureau data from 2014, nearly 57 percent of people in the county speak a language other than English...

Home Starts Hit by |Southern Doldrums

9/20/2016 1:03:00 PM   CNS


     Overall, the Census Department said Tuesday, the pace of housing starts...

MN Mall Stabbings Probed for Islamic State Angle

9/19/2016 1:28:00 PM   admin


     Minnesota has the nation's largest Somali community, with census numbers...

NorCal Hmong, ACLU Take on Sheriff Over Voter Suppression

9/15/2016 12:32:00 PM   NICK CAHILL

Census....

Household Incomes Rose |Sharply in US in 2015

9/13/2016 3:41:00 PM   DAN MCCUE

United States rose sharply in 2015, after years of stagnation following the 2008 economic crisis, the Census...

Africa's Elephants Rapidly Declining as Poaching Thrives

8/31/2016 5:29:00 PM   admin

The study, known as the Great Elephant Census and involving 90 scientists, estimated a population of... nbsp;   Allen, who provided $7 million for the effort, said he decided to launch the census... The Great Elephant Census tells us we must act, and now."...

Illinois Supreme Court Kills Redistricting Reform

8/30/2016 6:17:00 PM   LORRAINE BAILEY

...would have the authority to draw new boundaries for Illinois' House and Senate seats after each federal census...

Arkansas School Closing Justified, 8th Circ. Ruled

8/26/2016 4:23:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

The court cited a major decrease in Wilmot's population between the 2000 and 2010 censuses, that the...

Whistleblower-in-Blue Has Case for Retaliation

8/25/2016 8:19:00 PM   CHRISTINE STUART


     Census data for the Connecticut coastal town shows that Madison households...

Chicago Dodges Claims of Planned Segregation

8/24/2016 4:08:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

...southwest and far south sides of Chicago, while blacks have lived mostly on the west and south sides, census...

Standing Rock Sioux in a Standoff With Pipeline Company and Army

8/21/2016 5:55:00 PM   LEVI LASS

...nbsp; The long trip led through the reservation town of Solen, pop. 83, according to the 2010 Census...

Texas Fights Lashes Over |Its Hurdles to Voting

8/19/2016 12:14:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census....

Dispatches From the Road: Hawaii

8/12/2016 6:36:00 PM   CHRIS MARSHALL


     A 19th century census in Kauai listed as residents 65 menehune....

Pomo Splinter Group Seeks Tribal Status

8/8/2016 12:13:00 PM   REBEKAH KEARN

...population plummeted to 1,200 in 1910, they have recovered to around 10,308, according to the 2010 census...

Hoopa Tribe Fights Feds to Keep Salmon Alive

8/3/2016 11:38:00 AM   JON CHOWN

Tribal members accounted for 82 percent of the village's 3,040 population, according to the 2000 census...

Police Shoot Homeless|Man in Orange County

8/2/2016 1:41:00 PM   DON DEBENEDICTIS

Orange County, about 2,200 people were living unsheltered in January 2015, according to a biannual census... Another 2,250 were living in shelters the night of the census....

U.S. Homeownership Rate |Matches 51-Year Low

7/28/2016 5:50:00 PM   CNS

8212; The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years, the Census...

Reform Advocates Split on DNC Redistricting Plank

7/27/2016 10:12:00 PM   TIM RYAN


     With states preparing to redraw maps with the new census in 2020, the...

San Jose Blasted Over Affordable-Housing Law

7/27/2016 3:47:00 AM   MATTHEW RENDA

Census Bureau....

Illinois Redistricting Plan |Tossed as Ballot Measure

7/20/2016 7:13:00 PM   CNS

...amendment — which would change the way Illinois legislative districts are mapped out with the federal census... Currently, it's up to the legislature to redraw district boundaries after the once-a-decade federal census...

Class Slams Detroit on |Tax-Foreclosure Crisis

7/15/2016 4:34:00 PM   admin


     Wayne County census records show that the tax-foreclosure rate in blocks...

Troubled ER Reopens on Sioux Reservation

7/15/2016 1:24:00 PM   LACEY LOUWAGIE


     According to 2012 Census Bureau estimates, 8.9 percent of South Dakota's...

Lawsuit Claims the Dead Are Voting in Florida

6/30/2016 6:30:00 PM   admin

Census Bureau and the federal Election Assistance Commission....

U.S. Economy

6/8/2016 2:36:00 PM   CNS


     County employment and wage data are from the Quarterly Census of Employment...

Iconic Statue Faces Diplomatic Hit in 9th Cir.

6/7/2016 11:45:00 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Census....

NFL Stadium Planner Scores in Appeals Court

6/3/2016 2:52:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

...percent Asian, 23.8 percent white, and 23.8 percent black, with a median household income of $71,420, census...

Trump Stumbles

6/2/2016 5:52:00 PM   BILL GIRDNER


     But then you have my census worker....
     She well understood the value of the census, explaining that it was...
     This is a census worker employed by the federal government....
     The census worker regurgitated Trump's attack on Clinton as an "enabler...
     Unfortunately, the census worker had called on a land line at home...

Illinois Redistricting Proposal Battled in Court

5/13/2016 7:55:00 PM   LISA KLEIN

...amendment — which would change the way Illinois legislative districts are mapped out with the federal census...

Texas School Funding Scheme Upheld

5/13/2016 6:46:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

San Antonio together gained more residents than any U.S. state from July 1, 2014 to July 1, 2015, the Census...

West Virginia Primary Stirs Debate Over Coal

5/9/2016 7:01:00 PM   DAN MCCUE

...nbsp;Armed with the classification data, Wise walked Courthouse News through the agency's "Quarterly Census...

U.S. Economy

5/5/2016 3:52:00 PM   CNS

Nevada, had the largest percentage increase in employment (144 percent) among metropolitan areas with a Census...

Property-Tax Cap Targeted |to Save Houston Budget

5/5/2016 1:34:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

...nbsp;Houston's population increased by 145,000 in the past two years, the most of any U.S. city, the Census...

Death Doesn't Stop Discrimination in Texas

5/2/2016 2:37:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census data....

March Jobless Rate Down in Most U.S. Metro Areas

4/28/2016 12:31:00 PM   CNS


     Of the 51 metropolitan areas with a 2010 Census population of 1 million...

Latinos Challenge Kern County Redistricting

4/26/2016 11:18:00 AM   REBEKAH KEARN

...nbsp;   Just over 51 percent of Kern County's 882,176 people are Latino, according to Census... agriculture, such as Lost Hills, Arvin, McFarland, Lamont, Delano, and Weedpatch, according to the Census...

Grand Jury Records Withheld in Hostage Case

4/25/2016 1:18:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

...people and is about 88 percent white with a median household income of just over $76,000, as of 2014, census...

Anti-Male Bias Alleged in Education Office

4/25/2016 12:19:00 PM   EMMA GANNON

25 or younger, and another 8 million older than 25, and more than half of them women, according to Census...

Dispatches From the Road: Fairbanks, Alaska

4/22/2016 8:46:00 PM   admin

Census, nearly 67 percent of Alaska's population was white and nearly 15 percent was Alaska Native or... African-Americans and Pacific Islanders made up less than 10 percent of Alaska's population in the last census...

Tea Party Group Challenges Voting Lists

4/8/2016 5:30:00 PM   BRITAIN EAKIN

Census Bureau to determine that Alexandria has too many voters on its rolls....

Air Force Base Shooter Killed One, Then Self

4/8/2016 3:13:00 PM   ERIK DE LA GARZA

...nbsp;  The San Antonio air force base has a population of about 9,900, according to 2010 census...

Supreme Court Upholds Texas Redistricting by Total Population

4/4/2016 2:44:00 PM   admin


     "Today, all states use total population numbers from the census when... designing congressional and state-legislative districts, and only seven states adjust those census numbers...

Dispatches From the Road: Anchorage, Alaska

4/1/2016 12:20:00 AM   admin

Census, nearly 67 percent of Alaska's population was white and nearly 15 percent was Alaska Native or... African-Americans and Pacific Islanders made up less than 10 percent of Alaska's population in the last census...

Justices Upend Bank-Breaking Asset Freeze

3/30/2016 2:28:00 PM   admin

...sufficient attorneys to meet nationally recommended caseload standards," the decision states, citing a 2007 census...

World Population Grows Older, Study Finds

3/29/2016 5:08:00 PM   admin

Census Bureau report found.... Census Bureau and World Health Organization....

Houston Fastest-Growing City in the United States

3/25/2016 6:06:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census Bureau said.... cities that together gained more residents than any U.S. state from July 1, 2014 to July 1, 2015, the Census... coastal regions of North Carolina and South Carolina have the fastest-growing cities in the nation, the Census...

Illinois County Sues Felonious Street Gang

3/24/2016 3:30:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

...and 43.6 percent Hispanic or Latino, with a median household income of about $60,000, according to census...

Judge OK's Sale of Notorious Oakland Housing Project

3/23/2016 11:43:00 PM   admin

Census data....

Kern Families Sue Petro Over Toxic Gas Leak

3/14/2016 5:08:00 PM   REBEKAH KEARN


     Arvin, population 19,304 as of the 2010 census, is a farming town roughly... Most of the residents - 17,892 according to the census figures - are Hispanic or Latino....

CBS Faces Defamation Claim Over Dead Mice

3/14/2016 4:26:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

...percent white and 2.7 percent black, with a median household income of more than $93,000, according to census...

Yearn for Bern Is Strong Among Young Muslims

3/8/2016 10:17:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Census ranked Michigan as having the largest percentage of Muslims in the United States, but an independent...

Border Town's Voter Rolls Come Under Fire

3/8/2016 2:47:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census data. Southeast of Laredo and northwest of McAllen, the county seat is Rio Grande City.... Census Bureau," the lawsuit states....
     He blames the Census Bureau for the discrepancy in the county's voter... County has numerous colonias, small settlements often without paved roads or utilities, and that Census...

Navajo Challenge Closure of Polling Places

2/29/2016 3:02:00 PM   JONNY BONNER

Just over half of its 15,000 residents were Navajo in the 2010 Census.... Census, which counted 173,667 Navajos in 2010....

Clinton Defeats Sanders in Nevada by 5.5 Points

2/21/2016 12:07:00 AM   MIKE HEUER

Census estimates.... Census counts Latinos, and sometimes whites, in more than one racial category....

'Hispanic' Is a Race for Discrimination Cases

2/17/2016 2:41:00 PM   MARIMER MATOS

Census....

Vote, Schmote, Whitesboro Leaving Odd Seal in the Dust

1/25/2016 10:10:00 PM   NICK DIVITO

Census Bureau, only five Native Americans are registered as living there....

Nevada Fights for Private School Handouts

1/20/2016 2:54:00 PM   admin

Census Bureau report, " Public Education Finances...

Handouts to Nevada Private Schools Stopped

1/14/2016 1:03:00 PM   admin

Census Bureau report, " Public Education Finances...

N.Y. Town's Strange Logo Isn't Going Anywhere

1/12/2016 9:24:00 PM   NICK DIVITO

Census, the town is 99 percent white, but at least five Native Americans are also residents....

Texas Asks High Court to Toss Attorney Fees Award

1/7/2016 10:11:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census showed the population had grown by more than 4 million since 2000....

Rural Alaska Teacher Tells of Sexual Assault

12/24/2015 12:02:00 AM   JULIE ST. LOUIS

Census Bureau, 95 percent of the population is Alaska Native....

Tops Market Not to Blame for Parking Lot Death

12/18/2015 9:39:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

It is 78 percent white and has a median household income of more than $29,000, according to census data...

Old Timer's Citizenship Claim Dies in the Ninth Circuit

12/16/2015 10:11:00 PM   JONNY BONNER

An estimated 870,000 Mexican nationals left Mexico to come to the U.S. during the same period, U.S. census...

Town Sues Church Blamed for Fatal Beating

12/14/2015 9:28:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN


     Census records describe the town of New Hartford as more than 96 percent...

Weekly Vigil in County Rife With Police Killings

12/11/2015 2:57:00 PM   REBEKAH KEARN

Census Bureau estimates from 2014.... Census Bureau....

Texas Finds Sympathy in Latest|Supreme Court Redistricting Saga

12/8/2015 11:43:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

...nbsp; When the Texas Legislature carved the state senate districts at issue after the 2010 U.S. census... So we have the states overwhelmingly for half a century using population as shown in the census, and...

Court Sets Congressional District Map in Florida

12/8/2015 6:08:00 PM   ALEX PICKETT


     In 2012, after the most recent census, the Legislature completed a...

Texas Murder Produces Tangle of Lawsuits

12/1/2015 2:23:00 PM   RYAN KOCIAN

Census does not consider them a separate ethnic group....

Counting Reality

11/30/2015 2:07:00 PM   MILT POLICZER

The Census Bureau is considering adding even more racial categories to its analysis of the population...
     So maybe it would make more sense for the census to tally our states...
     So maybe what's really needed, rather than an army of census numbers... nbsp;   My recommendation is that fictitious lawsuit names follow the example of the census...

EU Home Ownership

11/23/2015 5:41:00 PM   CNS

Census Bureau in October....

Naturalization Ceremony Celebrates Diversity

11/20/2015 11:06:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Houston edged out New York to become the most diverse city in the nation as of 2010, according to a census...

Citizens Balk at Towns' Ways to Raise Money

11/12/2015 2:09:00 PM   JOE HARRIS


     According to the 2012 census of governments, there are 387 governmental...

USA Accuses South Dakota of Racist Hiring

11/5/2015 1:04:00 PM   LACEY LOUWAGIE

About 12 percent of the state is Indian land, five counties are wholly within reservations, and the Census...

Experts Call on Senate to Regulate Data Brokers

11/4/2015 12:51:00 AM   BRITAIN EAKIN

Noting recent census figures placing the U.S. population at just over 320 million, "a whole country's...

Sioux Leaders Accused of Embezzlement

10/30/2015 12:57:00 PM   LACEY LOUWAGIE

...pid=ACS_12_5YR_B19001C&prodType=table" >census data ....

Threat of Arrest Chilled Photog's Free Speech

10/26/2015 6:04:00 PM   admin

...in Sonoma County about 43 miles north of San Francisco with a population of 7,265, according to 2010 Census...

Parents Call Nevada School Vouchers Illegal

10/23/2015 5:23:00 PM   admin

Census Bureau report, " Public Education Finances...

Endangered Killer Whales Looking Healthy

10/22/2015 8:19:00 AM   TISH KRAFT


     Currently, scientists do a summer census to learn out how many whales...

10,000 Waiting for Food Stamps in SF East Bay

9/30/2015 4:35:00 PM   admin

California, has more than 1.5 million residents with a median household income of $67,000, according to 2010 census...

Tribes Can't Block Another Tribe's Casino

9/29/2015 12:09:00 PM   Elizabeth Warmerdam

They were federally recognized in 1915, and their population slipped to only 93 in the 1930 census.... Census figures for tribal members in those days are unreliable, however, as the federal government was...

Westchester's Housing-Money Protest Sputters

9/28/2015 7:00:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

972,000 residents, with a median owner-occupied housing unit value of $518,400 between 2009 and 2013, census...

Long Island Ban on Day Laborers Found Illegal

9/4/2015 8:18:00 PM   NICK DIVITO


     A census found in 2010 that Oyster Bay is 85 percent white....

Class Blasts Post-Katrina Home Grant Program

9/4/2015 7:02:00 PM   SABRINA CANFIELD


     Data from the 2000 census shows that nearly 80 percent of homes owned...

Taxpayers Assail Nevada School Vouchers

9/2/2015 1:41:00 PM   MIKE HEUER

Census figures - down 8 percent since FY 2009, and about 22 percent below the nationwide average in state...

Black Judge Says Mississippi|Barred Him Because of His Race

8/27/2015 11:53:00 AM   ERIK DE LA GARZA

Lee County, in northeast Mississippi, was 59 percent white and 37 percent black according to the 2010 Census...

N.J. Sued Over Gambling Presumption

7/21/2015 9:26:00 PM   NICK RUMMELL

Census Bureau....

School Pays Millions to End Anti-Semitism Suit

7/10/2015 11:06:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Mountains, Pine Bush had a more than 90 percent white population of 1,780 residents at the time of its last census...

Arizona's Redistricting Body Faces New SCOTUS Summons

6/30/2015 3:37:00 PM   admin


     Based on the 2010 census, the map in question took effect in 2012....

Phoenix Groups Fight|Giant Road Project

5/21/2015 2:12:00 PM   JAMIE ROSS


     But the citizen coalition says ADOT improperly relied on 2005 census... The "2010 census data reflected an approximate 20 percent decrease in projected growth rates," according...

The Big Big One

5/20/2015 1:54:00 PM   PAT PEMBERTON

The census says the town only has 18 residents....

EPA Scoffs at Pebble Mine Suit in 9th Circuit

5/18/2015 6:52:00 PM   admin

Nondalton, and the vast Lake and Peninsula Borough, have a mere population of 1,631, according to the 2010 census...

Tenn. Court Rules for Ex-Cop in Ticket-Fixing Case

5/6/2015 3:59:00 PM   KEVIN LESSMILLER

Census, according to government data....

Antitrust Complaint on Spanish-Dubbed Films

4/22/2015 2:47:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

...nbsp;    Forty-four percent of Houstonians are Hispanic, according to the 2010 Census...

Elections Board Accused of Gerrymandering

4/13/2015 5:09:00 PM   KEVIN LESSMILLER

...prohibit any further change in the method of election by session law, until after the return of the 2020 census...

SCOTUS Throws Out Ala. Redistricting Plan

3/25/2015 5:49:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian

...black population as it had under the prior district map, despite demographic changes shown in the 2010 census...

Judge Rejects FBI Claims in Muslim Case

3/25/2015 2:42:00 PM   Elizabeth Warmerdam


     "According to census data, nearly half of all Bay Area residents could...

Landowners Sue Texas for Putting|Them in a Water Conservation District

3/10/2015 2:06:00 PM   RYAN KOCIAN

Census Bureau....
     Their per capita income of $29,917 in 2010 (Census Bureau figures)...

Westchester's Grant-|Money Dispute Rebooted

2/19/2015 6:00:00 PM   MARLENE KENNEDY

About 56 percent of the population is white; 23 percent is Hispanic and 16 percent is black, census records...

DOJ Scraps Fight Over Grab of Census Records

1/29/2015 11:38:00 PM   William Dotinga

DOJ Scraps Fight Over Grab of Census Records... secret a legal analysis of how the Patriot Act justifies law enforcement and intelligence access to census... said a legal memo drafted by DOJ lawyers outlining the Commerce Department's obligation to disclose census... information under the Patriot Act while still adhering to prohibitions in the Census Act had been adopted...
     "The public trusts that information disclosed for the census won't...

White Voters Sue Dallas County for Bias

1/16/2015 2:25:00 PM   DAVID LEE

...been in place since 2006 and that county leaders illegally remapped the Dallas district after the 2010 Census...

Samurai Enthusiast Shot to Death by Police

1/6/2015 2:17:00 PM   JONNY BONNER

Racial makeup of the city was 94 percent white in 2000, according to census data....

Philanthropist Shocked by His Own Brother

11/25/2014 3:12:00 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

Census Bureau....

Alabama Voting Maps Debated Before SCOTUS

11/13/2014 12:14:00 AM   Jack Bouboushian

...black population as it had under the prior district map, despite demographic changes shown in the 2010 census...

DOJ Takes Surveillance Records Fight to 9th

10/28/2014 7:39:00 PM   William Dotinga

9th Circuit over a single document - a legal opinion drafted by the DOJ that considered ordering the Census... Department's Office of Legal Counsel - which outlined the Commerce Department's obligations to disclose census... information under the Patriot Act while still adhering to prohibitions in the Census Act - had been...

Appointments to Judicial Panel Under Scrutiny

10/9/2014 6:28:00 PM   KEVIN LESSMILLER

Census Bureau reports that in 2013, blacks represented 17 percent of the population....

Human-Trafficking|Courts Accused of Bias

10/3/2014 12:35:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD


     Brooklyn census data from 2013 found that only 31 percent of the borough's...

White Lesbian Couple|Given Black Sperm Sues

10/2/2014 1:52:00 PM   LORRAINE BAILEY

Uniontown is approximately 98 percent white, according to the 2000 census....

SCOTUS Interferes With|Ohio Early-Voting Plan

9/30/2014 2:37:00 PM   CNS

...likely to use the Golden Week because they are unable to get paid time off from work, the groups said census...

Early-Voting Limits in Ohio Kept Out of the Way

9/26/2014 3:37:00 PM   admin

...likely to use the Golden Week because they are unable to get paid time off from work, the groups said census...

Oglala Sioux Want to Vote on the Rez

9/22/2014 1:11:00 PM   LACEY LOUWAGIE


     The Census Bureau reported that nearly one in four Native Americans... It is home to more than 18,000, of which 88 percent are Native American, according to the 2010 census... the poverty line in Jackson County, which is nearly twice the percentage of whites, according to the Census...

Anti-Latino Bias in Irving, TX, Schools

8/18/2014 2:52:00 PM   DAVID LEE

...nbsp;    The trustees adopted the change in 2012 after publication of the latest census... prove that Hispanics constituted a majority in a single-member district based on data from the 2000 Census...

L.A. Judge Finds California Fails Duty to Teach English

8/14/2014 1:35:00 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

...nbsp;The plaintiffs claimed that for more than a decade California ignored school district language census... after-school tutoring, English language programs, language counseling and other services not mentioned in the census... nbsp;   Chalfant found that the state's only response after it received the language census... rejected the argument that the program supersedes the state's obligation to make use of the language census...

Judge Lets Feds Keep a Lid on|Secret Court Opinion Transcripts

8/12/2014 4:52:00 PM   William Dotinga

...information under the Patriot Act, balanced against prohibitions in the Census Act....
     "The census memorandum was cited as legal authority and adopted as... The court's in camera review confirms that DOJ cited the census memorandum in an application... DOJ offered the Census Memorandum as a statement of the law to bolster its legal arguments concerning... matters unrelated to the subject of the census memorandum itself....

Pawn Shop Accused of Abusing Navajos

7/30/2014 1:23:00 PM   VICTORIA PRIESKOP

Census figures....

New Chicago Ward Map Affirmed by 7th Circuit

7/11/2014 6:59:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian


     Census records from 2010 show that 2.6 million people live in Chicago...

Texas Slapped With Fees From Redistricting Fight

6/19/2014 7:44:00 PM   Annie Youderian

   The Republican-controlled Legislature had redrawn election maps following a 2010 Census...

Boost to Claims That New Maps Hurt Texas Minorities

6/18/2014 4:38:00 PM   Annie Youderian

The Texas Legislature triggered the redistricting battle when it redrew maps in 2011, after the 2010 Census...

Old White Idahoans Allege Discrimination

6/2/2014 11:10:00 AM   PHILIP A. JANQUART


     Idaho is 94 percent white, according to the 2010 Census....

NAACP Calls Ohio's|Voting Restrictions Racist

5/5/2014 10:58:00 AM   Elizabeth Warmerdam

From 2006 until 2010, according to the Current Population Survey conducted by the United States Census...

Rural Pitchfork Attacker at Large, Sheriff Says

4/25/2014 7:17:00 AM   Barbara Wallace

  Phillipsville, in rural Humboldt County, has a population of 140 according to the 2010 census...

Hasidic Village Settles|Sex Segregation Suit

4/1/2014 10:01:00 AM   ADAM KLASFELD

Census reported that Kiryas Joel was the poorest place in the nation....

Settlement Possible in Bass Pro Hiring Lawsuit

3/5/2014 11:56:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

...not know which competitors its hiring data had been compared to or, with respect to comparisons to census...

Liability for Cop's Bar Fight Won't Fall to Town

1/23/2014 10:11:00 PM   JEFF D. GORMAN

...population of just 2,682, smack in the middle of New York between Binghamton and Utica, according to 2010 census...

Study Shows Murky State of Child Support in U.S.

11/21/2013 2:06:00 PM   William Dotinga

Census Bureau study shows....

Citizens Sue Texas Over Voter ID Law

11/8/2013 2:36:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census data.
     In August 2012 a three-judge panel at the U.S....

Chicago Area Choking in Toxic Dust

11/4/2013 1:32:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian

Ninety-five percent of its population is black or Latino, according to 2010 Census data....

Arizona Cacti Garner Endangered Status

10/4/2013 6:51:00 AM   Ramona Young-Grindle

Plant census results from 2011 to 2013 noted high numbers of dead plants and low numbers of juvenile...

Silica Exposure Standard Could Be Cut in Half

9/20/2013 6:05:00 AM   PHILIP A. JANQUART

Census Bureau and industry sources, the OSHA estimates that roughly 25,000 fracking workers alone, in...

Win for Both Sides in Texas Redistricting Fight

9/10/2013 4:02:00 AM   CAMERON LANGFORD

...state's redistricting battle was set off by the Legislature's redrawing of maps in 2011 after the 2010 Census...

LA Landlords Lose Suit Over Housing Safety Law

9/9/2013 8:07:00 PM   Tim Hull

Census Bureau also found that 46,400 of the rentals had "severe problems with their plumbing, heating...

Census Map Shows U.S. Language Use

8/7/2013 2:16:00 PM   CNS

Census Map Shows U.S. Language Use... million U.S. residents speak a language other than English at home, 37 million of them Spanish, the Census...
     The Census Bureau, which periodically publishes results of its statistics...
     The Census Bureau, which collected the information from community surveys... The dots were randomly placed within census tracts to protect the confidentiality of speakers, the Census...

Free Speech Claims Take Down Sweepstakes Ban

7/26/2013 1:58:00 PM   Angela Watkins

144,186) is the sixth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to its summary of the 2010 census...

NYC Rights Groups Demand Bengali Ballots

7/3/2013 12:29:00 PM   NICK DIVITO


     Queens County was designated by the Director of the Census Bureau as...

Records Face Exposure in New Jersey Slum Dispute

7/2/2013 5:12:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

Most earn much less, according to census data.
     Mt....

New Jersey Slum Dispute Heads to Supreme Court

6/17/2013 2:25:00 PM   admin

Most earn much less, according to census data.
     Mt....

Tribe Claims Canada OK'd Illegal Pollution

5/14/2013 1:06:00 PM   DARRYL GREER

...nbsp;About 1,000 speakers of Nisga'a remain out of a population of about 6,000, according to Canadian Census...

GOP Washed Campaign Money, Voters Say

4/10/2013 12:16:00 PM   Iulia Filip

Census data....

San Jose Cops Face Trial on Drunk Citation Bias

3/5/2013 5:41:00 PM   CHRIS MARSHALL

...multiple studies to suggest that Latinos were arrested for public intoxication at higher rates than census...

Case Over Ticket Inspection Dismissed

3/1/2013 1:33:00 AM   CHRIS MARSHALL

...see if law enforcement authorities are "singling out minorities in greater percentages than recent census...

20 Years After 'Smear Campaign,'|Girls Sue School Board for Abuses

2/6/2013 11:26:00 AM   DAN MCCUE

It was 90 percent white in 2000, according to the Census Bureau....

New Alaska District Maps Fail to Pass Muster

1/2/2013 8:44:00 PM   William Dotinga

Census.... nbsp;  "Today's opinion sends the redistricting process mandated as a result of the 2010 census...

Revised Houston Census Scores New Council Seats

12/4/2012 9:20:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Revised Houston Census Scores New Council Seats... Census Bureau raised its 2010 population count by three-hundredths of a percent to more than 2.1 million...
     City officials protested the original count claiming the Census Bureau...

Agency Wants to Increase Rural Broadband Access

11/17/2012 8:05:00 AM   Ramona Young-Grindle

...their proposed service area by using the agency's web based mapping tool instead of relying on the census...

Georgia Bending Over for White Folks,|Joseph Lowery & Black Caucus Say

10/19/2012 1:29:00 PM   Iulia Filip

...black, and DeKalb is 54.4 percent black and 30.1 percent white, the complaint states, citing the 2010 Census...

Justices Revive West Virginia Redistricting

9/26/2012 9:00:00 PM   admin

Census revealed popula­tion shifts within the state, but did not alter the alloca­tion of three...

Mom Says Her Black Kid Was Unfairly Suspected

9/26/2012 7:00:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian


     Evanston is over 62 percent white, according the 2000 Illinois census...

No Civil War Coming|to Texas After All

8/27/2012 10:03:00 AM   DAVID LEE

Its 2010 Census population of 82 makes it the least populous county in the United States....

Census Bureau to Allow Population Review

8/14/2012 5:20:00 AM   CNS

Census Bureau to Allow Population Review... nbsp;    (CN) - The Bureau of the Census plans to resume a program to allow requests...
     The Census Bureau has proposed to resume the Population Estimates Challenge...

Farmer's Branch Must Remove Election Bias

8/7/2012 7:38:00 AM   DAVID LEE

...approximately 24 percent of the citizen voting age population in Farmer's Branch, according to the 2010 census...

Sheriff Arpaio's Trial Wraps Up Today

8/2/2012 2:19:00 PM   JAMIE ROSS

Census data....

Judge Makes Cryptic Comment|on Day 1 of Sheriff Arpaio Trial

7/20/2012 1:12:00 PM   JAMIE ROSS

County Sheriff's Office does not track the race or ethnicity of people stopped, Taylor said, he used Census...

Two Lawsuits Challenge Nevada Voting

6/13/2012 12:26:00 PM   NICK DIVITO

First, Nevada's population has increased dramatically over that period; the 2010 Census showed population...

Times-Picayune Cutback Shocks New Orleans

5/29/2012 12:22:00 PM   SABRINA CANFIELD

...population still has not recovered from Katrina, having fallen by about 29 percent, according to the 2010 Census...

State Accused of Keeping Poor From the Polls

5/17/2012 8:13:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian


     Census statistics show "voter registration gaps" that plague low-income... Census Bureau's Current Population Survey....
     "Given the Census Bureau's voter registration data, the statistical...

Redistricting

5/11/2012 8:15:00 PM   CNS

...voting districts for the Greene County board of education and board of commissioners are based on an old census...

Stop-and-Frisk Data Is Fair Game for Landmark Trial

4/16/2012 9:51:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD


     "The racial composition of a precinct, neighborhood, and census tract...

Judges Demand New Districts for Milwaukee Latinos

3/26/2012 12:15:00 PM   Lisa Buchmeier

...draw new districts before Wisconsin's municipalities drew or redrew their ward lines based on the 2010 Census...

Navajos Claim Utah Shirks Its Duty

3/23/2012 1:33:00 PM   JONNY BONNER

A 2011 census estimated the tribe's membership at more 300,000....

Investigations Exempted From Privacy Act at DoD

3/20/2012 6:36:00 AM   Travis Sanford

...investigations or administrative purposes where the identity of the individual is not disclosed such as census...

Missouri Senate District Fight Appears Over

3/14/2012 12:11:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

...culminated a tumultuous process to draw a new map, which must reflect population shifts from the 2010 Census...

Wisconsin Voter ID Law Enjoined as 'Restrictive'

3/7/2012 1:03:00 PM   Lisa Buchmeier


     Using census data and other demographic information, including a 2006...

California Courts Look Like California Itself

3/6/2012 12:23:00 PM   Susie Dryden Fowkes


     According to the 2010 Census, California's population was about 38...

Missouri Districts Descend Into Chaos

3/6/2012 12:23:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

...nbsp;   The map, required to reflect population shifts as reflected by the most recent census...

Election Bizarrerie|in Missouri

2/29/2012 1:41:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

...the new state Senate district map, which is required to reflect population shifts shown by the 2010 Census...

Missouri Faces Tough Slog on Redistricting

2/24/2012 12:37:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

  The map was redrawn to reflect population shifts in the state, as recorded by the 2010 census...

Turmoil Over Missouri|Election Districts

2/16/2012 3:54:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

The new maps are required to reflect the 2010 census....

Pennsylvania Primaries to Use Outdated Census

2/14/2012 12:45:00 AM   Reuben Kramer

Pennsylvania Primaries to Use Outdated Census... nbsp;    PHILADELPHIA (CN) - Voting districts based on census data that is over... Supreme Court said a 2011 redistricting plan establishing new districts based on fresh data from the 2010 census... Pennsylvania to govern its upcoming April 24 primary election with the 2001 redistricting plan, based on census...

Sacramento Redistricting Plan Spurs Suit

2/10/2012 10:13:00 PM   MARIA DINZEO

Sacramento allegedly created a "citizens committee" to recommend new council districts after the 2010 Census...

Missouri Redistricting Fight Gets a Downgrade

1/28/2012 1:28:00 AM   JOE HARRIS

The new maps are necessary to reflect the 2010 census....

Justices Shelve Interim District Maps for Texas

1/20/2012 4:07:00 PM   admin


     Texas needs new maps because the 2010 census reflected a population...

Missouri Court Tosses Redrawn District Maps

1/18/2012 6:48:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

House, dropping from nine to eight, after the 2010 census....

Republicans Plead for Action|Over California Redistricting

1/10/2012 10:57:00 PM   MARIA DINZEO

...temporarily allow the sate to use the commission's maps or order it to use old Senate maps based on the 2000 census...

Hawaii High Court Calls for New State Senate Plan

1/5/2012 7:23:00 PM   Purna Nemani

Census reported that the Big Island holds the second largest population in the state, with 185,079, and...

Population Growth for 2012, U.S. Census Says

12/29/2011 8:28:00 PM   CNS

Census Says... Census Bureau.... nbsp;   This time last year, the population topped 2.25 million, a 1.3 increase from Census...

Politicking Won't Upend New Illinois District Map

12/20/2011 5:39:00 PM   ROSE BOUBOUSHIAN

Constitution requires lawmakers to redraw the state's congressional district boundaries after each census... Since Illinois lost one congressional seat based on the 2010 census results, the boundaries of the state's...

Florida Chokes Off Voters, Civic Groups Say

12/19/2011 1:54:00 PM   KEVIN KOENINGER

Census Bureau, Current Population Survey (2004-2010)....

Dueling Claims Over Wisconsin Redistricting

12/5/2011 11:33:00 AM   Lisa Buchmeier

Census.... nbsp;   The most recent redistricting before this year was in 2002, based on the 2000 Census...

Judge Removes Dallas Jail From Oversight

11/14/2011 12:32:00 PM   DAVID LEE

...nbsp; Dallas County Jail is the seventh largest jail in the United States, with an average daily census...

Honolulu in a Tizzy Over Obama's Visit

11/10/2011 1:29:00 PM   Purna Nemani

The 2010 Census listed the population of the state capital, Honolulu, as 953,200....

Political War Over Arizona Redistricting

11/3/2011 1:21:00 PM   JAMIE ROSS

...congressional and legislative districts in a fair, open, and transparent manner" after each decennial census...

Court Shields Legislative 'Horse Trading' in Illinois

10/21/2011 3:45:00 PM   Jack Bouboushian

...subpoena recommendations state lawmakers considered when drawing the 2011 map in accordance with the 2010 Census... Constitution requires state lawmakers to redraw congressional district boundaries after each decennial census... Objective facts, such as United States Census reports and election returns, are highly relevant to plaintiffs...

Harassed Meter Reader Can Keep Jury's Award

10/13/2011 11:00:00 PM   Joe Celentino


     Census figures from 2000 indicate that Braidwood is 97 percent white...

Child Worker Exemption for Farm Wholesale May Be Axed

9/6/2011 9:14:00 PM   Travis Sanford


     According to the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, from 2005 to...

Rail Project Has Honolulu in a Tizzy

8/23/2011 11:25:00 AM   Purna Nemani

Oahu commuters using public transportation has been declining since 1980, according to Honolulu County census...

Insomnia Relief

8/1/2011 5:15:00 PM   MILT POLICZER


     Take the most recent report on the site: a "census of state and local...
     Some highlights from the 2008 law enforcement census report:
 ...

No Home Court Advantage in Texas Gerrymandering Suit

7/29/2011 6:37:00 PM   Bonnie Barron

They also said the Legislature should have added four seats based on 2010 census data....

Redistricting Called a Blatant Gerrymander

7/19/2011 3:02:00 PM   CAMERON LANGFORD

Census, bringing its total to 36.... Census were driven by explosive growth in the state's Hispanic and African-American populations....

Trial Looms for Class Action Against Gerrymandering In Nassau, N.Y.

7/15/2011 8:19:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD

Republican Campaign Committee, Schmitt said the radical reshuffling was necessary because the 2010 Census...

Undemocratic Voting?

7/11/2011 5:14:00 PM   MILT POLICZER


     We can't even count everyone for the census....

Dems to Fight Gerrymandering on Local Turf

7/8/2011 9:42:00 AM   ADAM KLASFELD

...complained that the Republicans redrew the map within a month of receiving the results of the 2010 Census...
     After the last Census was released in 2001, the Democrats say that...

Feds Take on Racism in Wisconsin

6/27/2011 2:00:00 PM   Lisa Buchmeier

Census Bureau....

Bank Settles Bias Complaint for $1.5M

6/17/2011 11:04:00 AM   JOE HARRIS

...meet the credit needs for residential real estate-related loans in predominantly white residential census... tracts, but not those of residents of majority-black census tracts."... tracts, Midwest had made only 1.7 percent of its HMDA-reportable loans in those census tracts.... tracts, while Midwest had made only 1.4 percent of such loans in those census tracts.... tracts, Midwest had made only 4.9 percent of its HMDA-reportable loans in those census tracts."...

Dissident Jews Want Hasidic Village Dissolved

6/17/2011 9:48:00 AM   ADAM KLASFELD

Census reported that Kiryas Joel was the poorest place in the nation....

Wisconsin Voters Want New Districts

6/13/2011 12:19:00 PM   Lisa Buchmeier

...state's 33 Senate districts and 99 Assembly districts "have been rendered unconstitutional by the 2010 census...
     Wisconsin's population grew by 323,331 between the 2000 and 2010 censuses...

Austin Sues Texas Over Congressional Districts

6/3/2011 1:52:00 PM   RYAN KOCIAN

...nbsp;    They say four new congressional seats should be added based on the 2010 census... nbsp; The plaintiffs in this case say the state is using 2006 district maps based on the 2000 census...
     They want fair redistricting, based on the 2010 census, which "recognizes...

Watchdogs & Ex-Hawaii Officials Aim to Shelve Mass Transit Project

5/18/2011 5:35:00 PM   Purna Nemani


     The 2010 census put Hawaii's most populated city, Honolulu, at 907,574...

Family Law Has a Different Meaning Here

5/11/2011 11:48:00 AM   Steven Callegan

Its population of 64,742 in the 2000 census had grown to 81,895 by 2010 - nearly 27 percent growth....

ACLU Sues FBI for Racial Profiling Info

5/6/2011 11:33:00 AM   Cheryl Armstrong


     "According to census data, more than one in three New Jersey residents...

Court Won't Let Town Enact Day-Laborer Ban

4/27/2011 9:27:00 PM   CNS


     The Town of Oyster Bay - which 2000 census records put at more than...

Extreme Pretexts Used to Further|Racist Housing, La. Groups Say

4/19/2011 1:42:00 PM   SABRINA CANFIELD

Census, 34 percent of households in the outlying area were African-American, but only 6.1 percent of...

L.I. Village to Stand Trial for Pushing Out Latinos

4/7/2011 9:43:00 PM   ADAM KLASFELD


     Farmingdale, described in 2000 census statistics as 87 percent white...

Racism's Ugly Face in Wisconsin

3/23/2011 11:32:00 AM   Lisa Buchmeier

Census Bureau.... Census, less than 2 percent of Waukesha County is black....

Ranchers Win Round|in Wild Horse Row

3/18/2011 4:06:00 AM   Dee Moore

A 2006 census of the animals indicated there were more than 400 horses living around Murderer's Creek...

Cops Don't Get Immunity in Abuse-of-Power Arrest

1/18/2011 8:40:00 PM   Joe Celentino

- which 2000 census figures indicate is over 97 percent white - called the police at 8 a.m. to report...

Let the People Speak, Unless It Affects Me,|Two Florida Congressmen Tell Federal Court

11/5/2010 3:38:00 PM   DAN MCCUE

Legislature will redraw legislative and congressional districts next year, after the release of 2010 Census...

U.S. Economy Adds|151,000 Jobs in October

11/5/2010 3:36:00 PM   Avery Fellow

Temporary 2010 Census jobs fell by 5,000, leaving 1,000 Census workers....

Economy Loses 95K Jobs; Unemployment at 9.6%

10/8/2010 2:46:00 PM   Avery Fellow

...nbsp;  The government lost 159,000 jobs last month, due to further shedding of temporary Census...

67K New Jobs in August; Unemployment Hits 9.6%

9/3/2010 3:49:00 PM   Avery Fellow

67,000 jobs, the government shed 121,000 jobs, largely due to the termination of 114,000 temporary census...

City Doesn't Have to Add Council Seats, Court Says

8/30/2010 6:14:00 PM   MATT REYNOLDS

2.1 million people needed to add two council seats, and that the city relied on a nearly decade-old census...
     The judge said the city had stated its intention to use a 2010 census...
     "At some point in the future, if the city persists in relying on census...

Private Sector Adds 71K Jobs; Unemployment Holds Steady

8/6/2010 1:36:00 PM   Avery Fellow

...private sector, overall employment declined by 131,000 jobs as the government shed 143,000 temporary Census...

Economy Drops 125K Jobs; Unemployment at 9.5%

7/2/2010 3:06:00 PM   Avery Fellow

...nbsp;  The decrease is largely attributed to the loss of 225,000 temporary jobs related to Census...

Court Clears Way for Uranium Mining

6/18/2010 6:13:00 PM   Tim Hull

...of a federally dependent Indian community should be determined by a sort of judicially administered census...

Retail Sales Drop in May

6/11/2010 8:33:00 PM   Avery Fellow

...nbsp;WASHINGTON (CN) - Retail sales declined unexpectedly in May, according to data released by the Census...

U.S. Adds Jobs in May, Mostly Census-Related

6/4/2010 2:20:00 PM   Avery Fellow

Adds Jobs in May, Mostly Census-Related... nbsp;WASHINGTON (CN) - The nation added 431,000 jobs in May, though most were temporary hires for the Census...
     Temporary Census hires accounted for 411,000 out of the 431,000 jobs...

Economy Adds 290K Jobs;|Best Growth in 4 Years

5/7/2010 1:40:00 PM   Avery Fellow

Federal government employment also rose in April as the government added 66,000 temporary workers for Census...

GDP Grows 3.2%, Boosted by Consumer Spending

4/30/2010 5:26:00 PM   Avery Fellow

The economy added 162,000 jobs in March, but nearly 50,000 were temporary hires for the 2010 Census....

Census Bureau Accused of Biased Hiring

4/13/2010 8:29:00 PM   Jeff Gorman

Census Bureau Accused of Biased Hiring... Census Bureau discriminates against minorities by requiring arrest records of all potential employees... nbsp;    The class includes members of those racial minorities who applied to be census... takers, clerks, census crew leaders and recruiting assistants.... abolish the bureau's hiring practice and to give them and other class members priority status for vacant census...

Fresh Out of the Box

4/5/2010 6:14:00 PM   MILT POLICZER

OK, we've heard - over and over again - how important the census is.... >     I know I'm a little late on this, but if you haven't filled out your census...
     If a census taker comes to your house, recruit local unemployed actors... If the government knew who was in your house, what would be the point of the census?... Besides, have you ever heard of anyone being prosecuted for census fraud?...

Economy Gains 162,000 Jobs

4/2/2010 7:53:00 PM   Avery Fellow

    The job growth last month was due in part to 48,000 temporary hires by the Census... Bureau for the 2010 Census, jobs that will remain in place for the next few months....

Out of the Box

3/23/2010 7:27:00 PM   MILT POLICZER

...nbsp;More solutions next week including "Leave a Child Behind," the housing crunch, how to stop census...

Black Chamber Accuses Florida of Bias

3/16/2010 11:13:00 AM   MARIMER MATOS

...nbsp;   Florida awarded the Moore/Ketchum Partnership a contract to advertise the 2010 Census...

News in Wonderland

3/15/2010 5:15:00 PM   MILT POLICZER


     
     DOES THIS MAKE CENSUS?... Department of Commerce telling us we were going to get a census form in the mail later?...
     If we weren't going to pay attention to the census form, why would... nbsp;    What they should have done was put the Mad Hatter on the outside of the census...

Industrial Growth|Slows to 0.1 Percent

3/15/2010 4:37:00 PM   Nick Wilson


     The report comes less than a week after the Census Bureau announced...

February Retail Sales|Beat Expectations

3/12/2010 5:43:00 PM   admin

WASHINGTON (CN) - Retail sales grew by 0.3 percent last month, despite predictions of decline, the Census...

Osage County Isn't a Reservation, Court Says

3/9/2010 5:29:00 PM   Tim Hull

As of the 2000 Census, Osage County was 84 percent non-Indian, with Osage Indians accounting for 3.5...

Unemployment Remains Stable as 36,000 Jobs Lost

3/5/2010 10:06:00 PM   Nick Wilson


     Bucking the trend were the 15,000 census workers hired in February....

West NY Called Center of Collection Abuses

2/12/2010 12:19:00 PM   admin

Census report; slightly more than 30 percent of its residents live in poverty....

Russians Face Alcohol Death|and Islamic Problems

12/18/2009 1:01:00 AM   Nick Wilson


     The Russian census methods, as Goble put it, are "totally fraudulent...

Death of Newspapers Foretold

12/16/2009 11:17:00 PM   BILL GIRDNER

Census Bureau announcement Wednesday that newspaper revenue between 2007 and 2008 dropped by 8.3 percent... decline in total revenue of 8.3 percent -- from $47.9 billion in 2007 to $43.9 billion in 2008," said the Census... content, which increased 19.6 percent -- from $8.7 billion in 2007 to $10.4 billion in 2008," said the Census...

Dallas Suburb Didn't Violate Voting Rights Act

11/5/2009 5:48:00 PM   Annie Youderian

Legislative Council that 52.5 percent of registered voters in that district had Spanish surnames, despite a census...
     The plaintiffs argued that the census data left out some voters who...
     The plaintiffs also argued that the census data had been skewed by...

Federal Reapportionment Called Unconstitutional

9/21/2009 11:29:00 AM   TRACEY DALZELL WALSH

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     Based on census...    Named as defendants are the Department of Commerce and its Secretary Gary Locke, Census...

Latest Census Finds Poverty Rising in America

9/12/2009 12:01:00 AM   Elizabeth Banicki

Latest Census Finds Poverty Rising in America... Census report says that wages are dropping and poverty is rising in America....
     The census also concluded in its report that the number of people without...

Judge Lets Wild Horses Stay in Colorado Area

8/7/2009 2:19:00 PM   Avery Fellow


     According to census data, the West Douglas Herd Area had nine wild...

Texas City Silences the Hispanic Vote, Judge Says

7/17/2009 5:46:00 PM   Leigh Sanders

The 2000 Census showed that 57 percent of Hispanics in Irving lacked high-school diplomas, compared to...

Census Bureau Director Confirmed

7/16/2009 11:36:00 AM   MARIA DINZEO

Census Bureau Director Confirmed... Census Bureau, as the 2010 census approaches.... Census Bureau from 1990 to 1992....

Judges Revive Vodka Maker's Trademark Case

5/1/2009 8:56:00 PM   CNS

...product or service at issue,' such number being in this case 706,000 people, according to the 2000 Census...

Sex & Suicide Scandal in Small Town

4/9/2009 4:04:00 PM   CNS


     Gulfport's population is 222, according to the latest available census...

Census on Family & Fertility Shows Decline

2/25/2009 9:20:00 PM   CNS

Census on Family & Fertility Shows Decline... Census figures released Wednesday show a slow disintegration of the traditional family with fewer children...

Women Lose Bid for Cut of Chippewa Award Money

2/19/2009 6:07:00 PM   CNS

Chippewa married Jim Loud Thunder Gopher and was allegedly listed on the 1908-1909 census roll as a member... They said the government had relied on a "flawed" 1917 census roll that omitted their ancestor's name...

Hospice Boss Says CEO Fired Her for Refusing|To Snoop in Records to Recruit Patients

2/6/2009 3:24:00 PM   CNS

Robin Marchin (not named as a defendant) informed her in June 2008 "of a business plan to improve the census... illegality of the plan, it was a business necessity that it be performed because of the very low patient census...

U.S. Census Reports Growth of Better Times

2/3/2009 1:03:00 AM   CNS

Census Reports Growth of Better Times... nbsp;   (CN) - Growth of the information services sector continued in 2007 reports the Census...

Foreign-Born Americans Better Educated than Native-Born Americans

1/29/2009 6:52:00 PM   Nick Wilson

Census Bureau in a new report on education by race, geography, gender, and national-origin....

Utah Fastest Growing State

12/23/2008 12:59:00 AM   CNS

Census Bureau....

Global Fertility Rate Declines to Replacement in Half of the World

12/18/2008 8:20:00 PM   Nick Wilson

...nearly half the world's countries scoring fertility rates at or below replacement level reported the Census...

Candidate Loses Challenge to Signature Requirement

10/3/2008 4:10:00 PM   CNS

...nbsp;   He cited the fact that candidates only need to collect 5,000 signatures after a census...

Protection Overkill

9/24/2008 10:53:00 PM   Scott Clines

It has a population of just over 16,000 according to a Census Bureau estimate in 2005....

One of Ten Americans Moved Last Year

9/4/2008 10:24:00 PM   CNS

Census....

Women's Pay Rises Accompanied by Rise in Overall Income Inequality, Says Census

8/26/2008 6:56:00 PM   Nick Wilson

Women's Pay Rises Accompanied by Rise in Overall Income Inequality, Says Census... Census Bureau released two reports Tuesday showing the pay ratio of women to men hit an all time high...

U. S. Census Releases Report on Fertility

8/19/2008 4:17:00 PM   CNS

Census Releases Report on Fertility... receiving public assistance in 2006 was nearly three times the rate of those not receiving it, the Census...
     The Census Bureau reported, in a summary, that "the highest levels...

Illinois Mulls Letting 17-Year-Olds Vote

2/13/2008 3:54:00 PM   JOE HARRIS

Census, 41.9 percent of voters ages 18 to 24 voted in the 2004 general election, up from 32.3 percent...

U.S. Population Hits 303 Million

12/28/2007 1:10:00 PM   CNS

Census Bureau estimates, up 2,842,103, or 0.9 percent, from a year ago....

Nevada Is Fastest-Growing State

12/27/2007 3:36:00 PM   CNS

...the nation's fastest-growing state, growing by 2.9 percent from July 1, 2006 to July 1 this year, the Census...

U.S. Health Care Industry Earned|$1.6 Trillion in 2006, Census Bureau Reports

12/14/2007 5:00:00 PM   CNS

Health Care Industry Earned|$1.6 Trillion in 2006, Census Bureau Reports... Census Bureau said in a report of health care and social assistance....    Physicians' offices took in $331 billion in 2006, and dentists' $87 billion, the Census...

Fat Times In The Financial Industry

12/3/2007 3:43:00 PM   CNS

Census Bureau reported....
     The Census Bureau released the "2006 Annual Service Survey" on Friday...

Senator Proposes Redistricting Reform

11/21/2007 4:41:00 PM   CNS

...would "prohibit states from carrying out more than one congressional redistricting after a decennial census...

City Of Farmington Doesn't Get It, Navajo & Hispanic Women Say

8/31/2007 5:34:00 PM   CNS

The 2000 Census reported that 51.6 percent of New Mexicans are Hispanic or Native American.)...