Monthly Archives: March 2014

Measuring Our Economy—200 Years and Still Counting

Written by: John H. Thompson More than 200 years ago, we began collecting information about America’s economy, providing the first foundation for the detailed portrait we have today. Today, we continue this long tradition by releasing the first results from … Continue reading

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Census Bureau Budget Update—Investment Now Will Save Taxpayer Dollars Later

Written by: John H. Thompson I’m pleased to announce that the Census Bureau’s FY 2014 appropriation of $944 million allows us to turn the corner from the program reductions we’ve had to make over the last couple of years. With this funding, … Continue reading

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Changing the Way We Do Business

Written by John H. Thompson Since 1790, we have collected the data that tell America’s story—about our people, places and economy. However, as technology changes, we are updating our processes at every level, including how we best deliver the resulting … Continue reading

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