Chairs Maloney and Jeffries to Unveil Report Highlighting Importance of Complete Census Count for New York City
Washington, D.C. (June 21, 2020)—On Monday, June 22, 2020, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, will hold a press call to unveil a new staff report highlighting the potential costs of a Census undercount for New York City.
Data collected by the Census is used to determine how much funding communities receive for critical services like education, medical care, foster care, roads, public transit, and job programs. Census data also helps local governments enhance public safety and prepare for emergencies.
WHO: Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, Chair of the Democratic Caucus
WHAT: Chairs Maloney and Jeffries will unveil a new staff report: “It’s Time to Fill Out Your 2020 Census Form: Why a Complete Count is Essential for New York City”
WHEN: Monday, June 22, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. EST
RSVP: Email OversightPress@mail.house.gov by 10:30 a.m. on Monday for dial-in information. Please also provide the number from which you will be calling.