Congressional Testimony: Lessons Learned from Census 2010 and Planning for Census 2020

Apr 05, 2011, 14:39 ET from NALEO Educational Fund

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NALEO Educational Fund invites you to join us at a congressional overview of the 2010 Census that will include a look at methods to help ensure full participation in the next Census.

NALEO Educational Fund Executive Director Arturo Vargas, a noted expert on Census issues, will offer testimony on last year's population count, including the efficacy of outreach efforts and practices designed to increase the participation of "hard-to-count" populations.    

Mr. Vargas will also present concrete recommendations in planning for the next decennial count in 2020.  He is available to speak with the media after his testimony.


"Lessons Learned" from last year's Census and planning for the 2020 Census


NALEO Educational Fund Executive Director Arturo Vargas


Wednesday, April 6

1:30 p.m.


Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee

Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal

Services and International Security

342 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Washington, D.C.

About NALEO Educational Fund

The NALEO Educational Fund is the nation's leading non-partisan, non-profit organization that facilitates the full participation of Latinos in the American political process, from citizenship to public service.

Contact: Patricia Guadalupe (202) 546-2536

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