Some 48 million American households did not return their census questionnaire by mid-April. Now, over 600,000 census workers are employed to knock on those doors. We hear how they do their job, how they respond to threats (which have included attacks by guns, baseball bats, and cross-bows), and what they do when people refuse to cooperate.


  • Fernando E. Armstrong Philadelphia Regional Director (covers NJ, PA, DE, MD, and DC), US Census Bureau

Related Links

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – Friday October 13th

Friday, Oct 13 2017Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett on minimum wage hikes, Purple Line construction, and violent gang suppression. Plus, Republican candidate for Virginia governor Ed Gillespie joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in studio.