When asked if requests for new American Community Survey questions from the Justice Department carry more legal weight than those from other agencies, Thompson replied, "No, they don't," before adding, "Every request is considered based on where it comes from. The charts below show a list of the top U. Carper and Harris sent a letter to Thompson while he was still leading the bureau and set June 19 as the deadline for a reply. Archived from the original on The unaffiliated were more likely to identify as LGBT than the religious, as were Democratic-leaning Millennials compared to the Republican-leaning. New York -Newark-Jersey City. This was done using two methods—a pencil and paper method, and via computer, supplemented by a verbal rendition of the questionnaire heard through headphones—which obtained vastly different results.
The Justice Department laid out the "legal authority supporting the necessity" for collecting that information in a spreadsheet of statutes attached to its letter to the Census Bureau dated Nov.
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The second showed that roughly 5 percent of men search for gay porn in every state. A random survey of males number used for analysis aged 15 to Those requests are then reviewed by a committee of officials from both the Census Bureau and the U. However, the criteria listed in the charter for reviewing requests also included: San Jose -Sunnyvale-Santa Clara. The Commerce Department oversees the Census Bureau.