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Census Action Kit

Census Action Kit

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Join Complete Count Committees

The U.S. Census Bureau provides materials for individuals interested in forming or joining existing Complete Count Committees (CCC). CCC's create awareness in communities across the country and play a key role in developing partners to educate and motivate residents to participate in the 2020 Census. Check out the U.S. Census Bureau's website for more information like the pamphlets linked to below.

  • State Complete Count Commissions: Includes contact information, Census timeline, and more information.
  • 2020 Census Complete Count Committee Guide
    Complete Count Database: LWVUS has compiled information regarding the formation of Complete Count Committees in preparation for the 2020 Census. The information also includes regional and local contacts where available. The information is current as of June 10, 2019.

Advocacy and Action

  • Take the Pledge and say #CountMeIn
    Pledge to be counted and to educate your community about the importance of the 2020 census.
  • Mapping Hard to Count Communities
    Use this map to discover details about hard to count communities. You can use this information to enhance your education campaigns supporting funding for the census, complete count committees, and other activities. This map can be drilled down to the address, zip, landmark, count, state, or legislative district. 

Talking Points

Tools & Templates

Resources from the U.S. Census Bureau

Blog Content

Letters to Congress and the Administration

Currently, the citizenship question has been removed from the 2020 Census and the League was instrumental in pushing back on the citizenship question. To learn how we got to victory, read the below record of letters we sent to Congress and the Administration around the harm that would occur if the question was included.