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GOP ‘congressional census’ circulates in Montgomery and Berks counties, causes confusion

“The big risk is that people will fill this out and believe they have completed the census."
By Ximena Conde/WHYY

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With two months to go, US Census Bureau needs to boost hiring in western Pennsylvania

The bureau has hired 69 percent of the workers it needs in Allegheny County, according to recent data.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Libraries partner with census in effort to get a complete count

The 2020 Census is reaching out to trusted community groups in the midstate to help include as many people as possible in the count, and libraries hope to play a role

By Rachel McDevitt

Pennsylvania cranks up PR campaign to boost census response

Giselle Fetterman will help lead a campaign to raise awareness of this year's Census Bureau count.
By The Associated Press

Pa.’s second lady, others urging residents to be like ‘the cool kids’ and be counted in the 2020 U.S. Census

Gisele Fetterman said she has dedicated her career to working with under-represented people.

By Jan Murphy/PennLive

‘I don’t need the job’: Is $27/hr enough to entice workers for census in places like Montco?

The bulk of phone interviews and background checks are slated to take place between March and April, but recruiting would extend as long as June, according to the recruiters.

By Ximena Conde/WHYY