Tales from the Trail

Counting population: Census road tour begins

January 4, 2010

Road trip!

The Census Bureau on Monday launched the “2010 Census Portrait of America Road Tour” to reach out and convince everyone living in the United States to be counted in its once-a-decade population survey, which can alter political districts and affect where billions of dollars in federal funds are spent. USA/

The Day After: a numbers game

September 10, 2009

It’s all about the numbers on the day after President Barack Obama’s speech to Congress on his vision for healthcare reform.