Michigan off to a strong start in Census returns

Michiganders are showing up to be counted in the census. As of Sunday,  Michigan ranks third in the nation for the number of households completing the Census according to the “Be Counted” campaign. Just over 51-percent of the state’s 4.6 million households have filed out the form by mail, phone or online. The Census is important in determining such things federal funding for programs and representation in the U-S House. For more information on the 2020 census, visit https://www.michigan.gov/census2020/.