Congressman Farenthold Examines Ballooning Costs of U.S. Census in Oversight Subcommittee Hearing
September 11, 2013
U.S. Congressman Blake Farenthold chaired a House Oversight Subcommittee hearing today to examine the ballooning costs associated with the U.S. Census. The cost of the census has gone up 680% per household since 1960, and the 2010 Census was almost twice as expensive, per household, than the 2000 Census.