Langevin Votes to Fully Fund 2020 Census to Ensure Accurate Count

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) issued the following statement after voting for the bill to fully fund the 2020 Census and keep the government open through December 20, which passed the House by a vote of 231-192:

"From critical funding allocations to important data sets, Rhode Island communities have much to gain from an accurate 2020 Census. We must work diligently to ensure a thorough and accurate count. I'm pleased that today's vote to keep the government open also includes full funding for Census efforts so that everyone is counted."