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U.S. Census Bureau: Health of State Government Finances, Including Taxes and Public Pensions, Live on C-SPAN's "America by the Numbers" Segment of "Washington Journal"

State government revenue rose by 16.3 percent, from $1.9 trillion in 2012 to $2.2 trillion in 2013. Find out more on Friday, May 8, 2015, at...

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U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Mother's Day: May 10, 2015

The driving force behind Mother's Day was Anna Jarvis, who organized observances in Grafton, W.Va., and Philadelphia, Pa., on May 10, 1908. As the...

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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 6

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: CAREGIVING Profile America — Wednesday, May 6th. This is...

May 05, 2015, 11:29 ET
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Homes Nationwide - Plus 25 Selected Metro Areas - to Participate in American Housing Survey

The following is being release by the U.S. Census Bureau: What: U.S. Census Bureau field representatives will begin visiting homes nationwide,...

May 05, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Census Bureau: 2013 ZIP Code Business Patterns

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: ZIP Code Business Patterns provides data on the number of business...

May 05, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 5

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: CINCO DE MAYO Profile America — Tuesday, May 5th. In...

May 04, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 4

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: LIFE INSURANCE Profile America — Monday, May 4th. Many...

May 03, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 3

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST MEDICAL COLLEGE Profile America — Sunday, May 3rd....

May 02, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 2

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: IRON HORSE Profile America — Saturday, May 2nd. One of major...

May 01, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 1

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: RAISING THE ROOF Profile America — Friday, May 1st....

Apr 30, 2015, 12:57 ET
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Measuring America Infographic: Transportation Alternatives by Census Region

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: "Transportation Alternatives by Census Region," a new infographic in...

Apr 30, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 30

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: LOUISIANA PURCHASE Profile America — Thursday, April 30th....

Apr 29, 2015, 10:56 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: May 2015

In 1978, a joint congressional resolution established Asian/Pacific American Heritage Week. The first 10 days of May were chosen to coincide with...

Apr 29, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 29

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: SOCIAL INSURANCE Profile America — Wednesday, April 29th....

Apr 28, 2015, 10:51 ET
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2012 Economic Census Geographic Area Series: First Release of Local Data for Health Care/Social Assistance and Educational Services Sectors

 This is a series of state-, county-, place- and metro area-level data files providing statistics on the number of establishments,...

Apr 28, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 28

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: ZIPPERS Profile America — Tuesday, April 28th. Tomorrow marks...

Apr 27, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 27

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: THE MIGHTY MOUSE Profile America — Monday, April 27th. For...

Apr 26, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 26

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST LICENSE PLATES Profile America — Sunday, April...

Apr 25, 2015, 00:01 ET
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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 25

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: A HIGHER POWER Profile America — Saturday, April...

Apr 24, 2015, 07:57 ET
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Better Schools, Improved Commuting, More Services for People in Need

The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: "Why We Ask," a new U.S. Census Bureau infographic in the Measuring America...