Hansi Lo Wang

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Census Bureau Expands Early Door Knocking For Count To 6 More States

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Despite the pandemic, Census Bureau officials say they've determined it's safe enough for visits to unresponsive homes in parts of Connecticut, Indiana, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington.

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For Skipping The Census, Homes In These 6 Places Get Door Knocks First

Thursday, July 02, 2020

After delaying in-person visits because of COVID-19, Census Bureau workers are heading to unresponsive homes in Idaho, Maine and West Virginia, as well as parts of Louisiana, Missouri and Oklahoma.

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Trump Appointees Join Census Bureau; Democrats Concerned Over Partisan 'Games'

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Some Democrats are calling new political appointments at the federal government's largest statistical agency a Trump administration attempt to interfere with the 2020 census.

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Skipped The Census? A Knock On Your Door May Be Coming As Early As July

Friday, June 12, 2020

To prepare for logistical challenges brought on by the pandemic, the Census Bureau has moved up the start of in-person visits to households that haven't filled out their forms.

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New York City EMS Workers Allege Retaliation After Speaking About Pandemic

Thursday, June 11, 2020

A group of first responders who spoke to the news media, including NPR, about their experiences during the COVID-19 outbreak are suing the city after they were suspended or restricted from work.

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After Lockdown And Unrest, New York City Begins Reopening During Pandemic

Monday, June 08, 2020

As many as 400,000 workers are expected to leave their homes and return to their jobs as the national epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic begins easing stay-at-home restrictions.

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After COVID-19 Hit The U.S., Our New Reality Started

Thursday, May 28, 2020

The U.S. hit a grim milestone on Wednesday — 100,000 people have died in this country from COVID-19. We reflect on this moment with three journalists in different regions of the country.

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'We're Running Out Of Time': Census Turns To Congress To Push Deadlines

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Census Bureau officials say they can no longer meet the current legal deadlines for delivering the 2020 census results. Some House Democrats have introduced a new bill to grant four-month extensions.

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Trump Officials Ordered To Pay More Legal Costs Over Blocked Citizenship Question

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Trump officials failed to turn over hundreds of files before going to trial over the now-blocked citizenship census question. "This was not DOJ's finest hour," a judge said.

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Census Bureau's New Survey Measures Effects Of The Pandemic On U.S. Households

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The Census Bureau releases the first weekly results from its new survey measuring how the pandemic is affecting households around the U.S.

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About Half Of U.S. Homes Lost Wages During Pandemic, Census Bureau Finds

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Because of the COVID-19 crisis, 47% of adults say their households have lost employment income and close to 40% have delayed getting medical care, according to early results of a Census Bureau survey.

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To Figure Out Who's A Citizen, Trump Administration Is Using These Records

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

After failing to get the now-blocked citizenship question onto 2020 census forms, the Trump administration is turning to IRS tax forms, Medicaid data and Interior Department law enforcement records.

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Census Work To Resume In Puerto Rico And Rural Areas Of 11 States

Friday, May 15, 2020

The coronavirus stopped the hand-delivery of paper census forms to homes in Puerto Rico and remote communities in the states. The delays have kept their response rates lower than the national average.

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'Saturday Night Live' Skips A Census Sketch For 1st Time In History

Friday, May 15, 2020

For the first time since Saturday Night Live's debut in 1975, the show ended its season during a census year without doing a sketch about the national head count.

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In COVID-19 Relief Bill, House Democrats Propose Pushing Census Deadlines

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Unlikely to pass the GOP-led Senate, the bill formally kicks off discussions in Congress about how to support the Census Bureau's efforts to complete the national head count during the pandemic.

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More Census Workers To Return To Rural Areas In 9 States To Leave Forms

Friday, May 08, 2020

The Census Bureau says it plans to continue its relaunch of limited 2020 census operations on May 13, when the next round of workers is set to resume hand-delivering paper forms in rural communities.

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Wanted In New York: Thousands Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Friday, May 08, 2020

Starting this month, health departments in New York are trying to hire thousands of workers to build up what could become one of the country's largest contact tracing programs for the coronavirus.

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In 13 States, Census Bureau To Resume Hand-Delivering Forms, Hiring Workers

Monday, May 04, 2020

After pausing 2020 census field operations for anti-coronavirus measures, the Census Bureau says it will get workers back into communities with protective equipment and social distancing training.

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'I Hear The Agony': Coronavirus Crisis Takes Toll On NYC's First Responders

Thursday, April 23, 2020

For weeks, paramedics and EMTs in New York City have been struggling to respond to a high number of 911 calls during the coronavirus pandemic. More first responders are getting sick themselves.

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Why You May Get An Email About COVID-19 From The Census Bureau

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The Census Bureau is trying to measure how the pandemic is affecting jobs, spending, housing, education and health in the U.S., so it's asking close to 14 million people to fill out an online survey.

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