Sep 27, 2012 Commentator Susan Reed says the current census presents a skewed snapshot of corporate diversity by not asking participants for their national origin.
Sep 14, 2012 The noted African American media commentator and university professor take their road show to key election battleground states in hopes of pushing poverty onto the front burner of the presidential election agenda.
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Aug 10, 2012 "Hispanic" would be an option for race, but some worry the change could have financial consequences.
May 22, 2012 The American Community Survey from the Census Bureau has been a useful business tool for decades. Washington budget-cutters want to ax it.
May 21, 2012 You've probably never heard of the American Community Survey. It's on the cutting room floor in Congress. And businesses are not pleased.
May 17, 2012 Latinos represent a large and growing consumer market. But reaching them poses big challenges.
Apr 2, 2012 The Census Bureau released data from the 1940 census this morning, and there were a few cool then-and-now comparisons to make.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 20, 2012 The number of new homes starts last month fell, but a rise in future home-construction plans gave economists hope that the housing market has stabilized
Feb 14, 2012 According to the Census Bureau, retail sales growth in January was about half what was expected.