Officials have concluded the Census Bureau won’t have data on time to carry out the administration’s goal of stripping unauthorized immigrants from population totals for apportionment.
Restaurants have been crucial in drawing the young and highly educated to live and work in central cities. The pandemic could erode that foundation.
The pandemic and wildfires have underscored issues of housing and growth. Will the disruptions and dislocations force the state to chart a new course?
A lower court had ruled that the Trump administration’s plan to alter the census count for congressional reapportionment violated federal law.
The population boomed in Winhall, Vt., as people tried to get away from Covid-19 hot spots. Bear complaints are up. Plumbers are booked until Christmas. And the dump is “sheer pandemonium.”
The ruling says the census, which was delayed for months because of the coronavirus, needs more time to get an accurate count.
In his new book, the journalist and co-founder of Vox argues that dramatic population growth could revitalize the nation.
Officials project optimism. But a chorus of experts says the pandemic and politics could lead to a deeply flawed count.
Her parents’ arrival to Berkeley as young graduate students was the beginning of a historic wave of immigration from outside Europe that would change the United States in ways its leaders never imagined.
Many Latinos in low-income communities say they are hearing a message about the 2020 census: Your participation is not wanted.
A directive orders experts to find ways to tally undocumented residents. Some fear the end result will be a skewed allotment of seats in the House of Representatives.
The president doesn’t realize his supporters will lose out too if the count is brought to an early close.
Stalled by the pandemic, the count is supposed to resume soon. But census experts are rattled by signs of a push from the White House to finish it early.
Five hundred species are likely to become extinct over the next two decades, according to a new study.
The pandemic has convinced some New Yorkers that it’s time to finally give up on city living.
A delicate ecosystem was disrupted in the Comoros, off East Africa, when forests were cleared to make way for farmland. The consequences offer lessons for other parts of the developing world.
About this question, too, decisions with great consequences are being made, as they must be, based on only glimmers of data.
New York is more crowded than any large city in the country. That helps explain why it is the U.S. epicenter of the outbreak.
The 14 states can be sorted into four general types. (Minnesota and Virginia may be more alike than you think.)