Make the census count for Montana
Last updated 10/24/2019 at 9:32am
One of the most important civic duties Montanans will participate in next year is filling out and responding to the 2020 U.S. Census. At just nine-questions long, the questionnaire might not seem like a big deal, but it is.
It’s the census, done every 10 years, that’s responsible for deciding how much federal money comes into Montana. And in a small state like ours, every dollar matters.
It’s estimated that Montana receives more than $2 billion each year as a result of the census. Annually, Montana’s public schools receive nearly $37 million for school breakfast and lunch progra...