As you may have heard in recent news, the 2020 Census will end its efforts on September 30, 2020.  If our community is not counted before that day, we will lose millions in potential funding to help our community grow...
On July 21, President Donald Trump sent to the secretary of commerce a memorandum titled “Excluding Illegal Aliens from the Apportionment Base Following the 2020 Census.” It directed the Census Bureau to exclude undocumented immigrants from the 2020 population data...
HARLINGEN, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley has been featured in a Washington Post story about a potential undercount of Latino and Black communities. The U.S. Census Bureau will wrap-up its Census 2020 count on September 30, 2020. At the moment,...
LA FERIA, Texas - In five Census 2020 outreach events over the past week, Cameron County leaders have persuaded drivers and passengers in 748 vehicles to participate in the count. What may have drawn local residents to the events was...
EDINBURG, Texas - The cities of Edinburg, Alton, Palmview and Los Fresnos were among the big winners under Census 2020. All four cities saw their population grow by more than 30 percent over the last decade.  Edinburg’s population grew by 23,143,...
SAN JUAN, Texas - Bishop Daniel E. Flores is urging parishioners to complete their 2020 Census form. Flores held a news conference at the Basilica in San Juan on Wednesday to announce the census outreach the Diocese of Brownsville will...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the Trump administration is telling the U.S. Census Bureau not to count undocumented immigrants. Two decades ago things were very different. In a webinar hosted by the Migration Policy Institute, former U.S. Census Bureau director, Kenneth...
WESLACO, Texas - While there were bright spots in cities such as Edinburg, Alton and Palmview, much of the Rio Grande Valley recorded very poor population numbers, with minimal growth when a lot was expected. Newly published data from the...
WESLACO, Texas - U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz has been asked by Rio Grande Valley leaders to help get the self-response deadline for Census 2020 pushed back from Sept. 30 to either Oct. 31, or even the end of the...
MCALLEN, TEXAS - The Rio Grande Guardian has hosted a Zoom conversation with Thelma Tamez and Sarah Hammond, founders of RGV Census Ambassador Scholarship. Under this program, high school, vocational, and college students in the Rio Grande Valley have a...

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