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Census Survey Revisions Mask Health Law Effects

From the New York Times, , 04/15/14-

census bldgWASHINGTON — The Census Bureau, the authoritative source of health insurance data for more than three decades, is changing its annual survey so thoroughly that it will be difficult to measure the effects of President Obama’s health care law in the next report, due this fall, census officials said.

The changes are intended to improve the accuracy of the survey, being conducted this month in interviews with tens of thousands of households around the country. But the new questions are so different that the findings will not be comparable, the officials said.

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Census data reveal ongoing exodus from California

California_ExidusFrom The DailyCaller, by Jennifer White, 12/12/12 – More people moved out of California in 2011 than moved in, according to the  latest report from the U.S. Census Bureau, signaling that the Democrat-run  state’s economic woes continue to drive residents away.

Most statisticians attribute California’s net loss of  100,000 people last year to its high cost of living, increased population density and troubling unemployment rate.

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Surprising Facts about America’s Poor

From The Heritage Foundation (Morning Bell), 10:07 AM,  In his address to the joint session of Congress last week, President Barack Obama called for $477 billion in new federal spending, which he said would give hundreds of thousands of disadvantaged young people hope and dignity while giving their low-income parents “ladders out of poverty.” And today, the U.S. Census released its annual poverty report, which declared that 46.2 million persons, or roughly one in seven Americans, were poor in 2010. What President Obama didn’t tell America as he was pleading for more spending–and what the Census Bureau didn’t report–is what it really means to be poor in America. Continue reading →

An expose’ of the Census Bureau – what information are you required to give?

by Jerry Day (minivanjack)

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This is an expose’ of the Census Bureau. This video itemizes the fundamental legal questions that the Census Bureau refuses or fails to answer about its collection and use of personal information from every American (see questions below). This program aired on Matrix News Network (syndicated national television) in January of 2010.

Without any apparent authority the Census Bureau has expanded its information gathering activities. In addition to the once-in-10-years Census authorized by the Constitution, the Census Bureau conducts more in-depth “Surveys” of 250,000 Americans every month of every year. It has no Constitutional authority for that, in fact the Bureau is violating the 4th Amendment to the Bill of Rights by suggesting that Americans are “obligated” to provide any personal information whatsoever to government.

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