August 30, 2019
Next spring, households throughout Oklahoma and across the country will begin receiving their 2020 census forms. I cannot overstate the importance for everyone to complete and return their census questionnaires.
The census is nothing new – our Founding Fathers included language in the U.S. Constitution that every ten years, there would be a count of every resident in the United States. The very first national census was done in 1790 and it has continued to be conducted every ten years since then.
The stakes for an accurate population count are high. The information collected by the censu...