Monthly Archives: April 2010

Today is The Day

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Written by: Director Robert Groves Today is your day! If you don’t mail back your census form, a census taker will visit your home to ensure that we accurately count each person in the country. It costs $0.42 for people … Continue reading

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So, How Are we Doing?

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Written by: Director Robert Groves As I’m watching the returns of the census forms by mail each day, our staff is busy forecasting and analyzing the pattern of results. I have a strange déjà vu feeling about the activity. I … Continue reading

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Save The Taxpayer Money

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Written by: Director Robert Groves Do your part to save the taxpayer money! For every 1 percent increase in the national participation rate by mail, the Census Bureau can save taxpayers $85 million by not having to send census takers … Continue reading

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The Clock is Ticking …

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Written by: Director Robert Groves I had a press conference Monday to announce that we all had just a few days, until Friday, April 16, to return forms received at our homes. The date was chosen to have some strong … Continue reading

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10 Questions, 10 Minutes

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Written by: Director Robert Groves There’s still time to be included in the 2010 Census! The 2010 Census is one of the shortest in history – just 10 questions that take only 10 minutes to answer. So take just 10 … Continue reading

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