The decennial census plays an essential role in American democracy, and the COVID-19 pandemic complicated the 2020 Census and its aftermath. PPIC provides insights into the 2020 count and its implications for elections, political representation, and federal funding in California.
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Census Delays Complicate California’s Election Process
Delays in the 2020 Census due to the pandemic mean that the state’s redistricting commission will set legislative boundaries later than originally planned. This could pose challenges for California’s election timelines and other processes. Learn More