California Population Growth Slowing; What Does It Mean For The State's Future In 1962, when California’s population of more than 17 million surpassed New York’s, Gov. Pat Brown celebrated by declaring a state holiday. In the coming days, when the U.S. Census Bureau is expected to release the state’s latest head count, there probably will be no celebrations.
Trump Administration: Census Data for Congressional Seats Not Available Until FebruaryDuring a court hearing in San Jose, a Trump administration attorney said Monday that the numbers used for deciding how many congressional seats each state gets won't be ready until mid-February at the earliest.
San Jose Judge To Rule On Census Case AgainA case over the 2020 U.S. Census will return before a San Jose judge early next year, months after it led to the Supreme Court ruling the Trump Administration could end the headcount early.
San Jose Files Lawsuit Saying Census Takers Were Pressured to Falsify DataThe City of San Jose joined other parties in suing the U.S. Census Bureau over its claim that it had reached 99.9% of households when the 2020 census ended two weeks ago, which the city says is based on falsified data.
UPDATE: Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Allow Census Count To EndThe Trump administration has filed an emergency request asking the Supreme Court to allow the Census Bureau to end its field operations for the 2020 Census.
Commerce Secretary: Census Count Ending October 5 Despite San Jose Judge's RulingThe U.S. secretary of Commerce says the 2020 census will end Oct. 5, despite a Bay Area federal judge's ruling last week.
Bay Area Cities Hire Extra Help In Rush To Complete 2020 CensusCities and counties across California are trying to ensure an accurate population count and in many instances, they've hired their own workers to supplement the efforts of federal census takers.
San Jose Judge Says 2020 Census Must Continue for Another MonthA federal judge on Thursday stopped the 2020 census from finishing at month's end and suspended a year-end deadline for delivering the numbers needed to decide how many seats each state gets in Congress.
Lawsuit: Census Count Ending Early So Apportionment Can Take Place On Trump's WatchThe cities, counties and civil right groups involved in a lawsuit challenging the decision are asking a federal judge in San Jose to stop the Census Bureau from ending the head count at the end of September.
San Jose Mayor Liccardo Joins Plaintiffs In Lawsuit Over 2020 Census CountSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo announced Friday that he would be named a plaintiff and join a lawsuit with San Jose and other jurisdictions to prevent President Donald Trump from excluding undocumented residents from the 2020 Census.
California, Florida, Texas Will Lose House Seats With Trump Immigrant Voting OrderIf President Donald Trump succeeds in getting immigrants in the country illegally excluded from being counted in the redrawing of U.S. House districts, California, Florida and Texas would end up with one less congressional seat each than if every resident were counted, according to an analysis by a think tank.
Bay Area 2020 Census Response Rates Outpace State, NationThe Bay Area continues to trend ahead of state and national self-response numbers for the 2020 U.S. Census.
Bay Area Response to 2020 Census Robust but Asian and Pacific Islander Communities LagAll but one Bay Area county is trending above the state and nation when it comes to the percentage of people who have so far participated in the 2020 census.
U.S. Census Bureau Delays Field Operations 2 Weeks Due to COVID-19 PandemicThe U.S. Census Bureau is delaying all field operations as a result of the nation's efforts to delay the spread of the deadly novel coronavirus.
Facebook Removes Misleading Trump 'Census' Campaign AdsFacebook said Thursday it will remove some ads run by President Donald Trump's re-election campaign that it says ran afoul of its policies to "prevent confusion around the official US census."