National News

2020 Census

Advocates worry blacks and Hispanics are falling behind in Census participation.

Door to door knocking has soft relaunch as the Census Bureau delivers census materials to 96% of households.

Census workers anticipate counting those experiencing homelessness in September.

State News

Arkansas

A redistricting measure may not appear on November’s ballot after a federal appeals court upheld the state law requiring ballot petition signatures be witnessed in person.

California

California’s legislature is asking the state Supreme Court to delay redistricting due to the potential census data delay caused by the novel coronavirus.

Colorado

Rural response rates lag as the state’s door to door knocking is delayed until August.

Missouri

Foes say Missouri ballot plan allows for partisan gerrymandering.

Nebraska

A redistricting reform ballot proposal looks to be shelved.