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Here's A 2020 Census 101 For Those Who Don't Know Why It's So Important

Every 10 years since 1790, America gets counted.

1. Census data informs where ~lots and lots~ of federal dollars are spent, affecting Medicaid, Pell Grants, education, highways, businesses... The list goes on.

2. Responses shape decisions about how public funds are spent on schools, fire and emergency services, and health care for your community.

3. Include everyone living in your home on April 1.

4. That includes babies and roommates but no pets.

5. The 2020 Census will decide how many seats your state gets in the House of Representatives.

6. It will also help businesses decide where to put stores.

7. Make sure you do your part to shape America’s future.

8. Add your voice to the 2020 Census.

Learn more about the 2020 Census here!

You might be surprised to see just how much it impacts.