Census Bureau

  • Census Bureau: From Commerce to independence?

    Previewing a bill that could change the future of the U.S. Census Bureau. (part 1 of 2)

  • GAO: Census Bureau far from ready

    391 days to 2010 Census

  • Counting on the Calendar

    Census Day is exactly one year away, and who better to talk about the work being done to prepare for the 2010 Census than Tom Mesenbourg, Acting Director of the Census Bureau.

  • Counting on Groves

    President Obama has chosen Robert Groves to be the next director of the U.S. Census Bureau. Groves worked for the Census in the past and, if confirmed, will re-enter the agency with less than a…

  • Reminder that people are what really count at Census

    Dealing with a braindrain fallout may be the biggest obstacle for the 2010 census and beyond.

  • Census nominee vows to eliminate politics from 2010 count

    The President’s nominee to become Census Bureau Director has made some noteworthy promises, and he’s not even confirmed yet. Amid concerns about politicization of the 2010 census, Dr. Robert Groves says if he’s pressured to…

  • Census Director nomination hearings continue

    The Senate is in the midst of debate over the nomination of Dr. Robert Groves to be the Director of the U.S. Census Bureau. His confirmation had been held up by Republican Senators concerned about…

  • Have confidence in the count: Census Director Groves explains

    The Census Bureau has a plan. Census Bureau Director, Dr. Robert Groves explains.

  • Careless Census workers may lose Web privileges

    Tim Ruland, Chief Information Technology Security Officer at the Census Bureau, says his office reimages 25-30 PCs each month because of irresponsible Web browsing. Ruland says some managers may choose to revoke employee Internet privileges to help fix the problem. Census is also developing a safe Web surfing handbook for all employees.

  • Careless Census workers may lose Web privileges

    Tim Ruland, Chief Information Technology Security Officer at the Census Bureau, says his office reimages 25-30 PCs each month because of irresponsible Web browsing. Ruland says some managers may choose to revoke employee Internet privileges to help fix the problem. Census is also developing a safe Web surfing handbook for all employees.