How Income Waivers Help Your State Reach Hard to Count Community Members: Research from past advocacy campaigns demonstrates that residents are more responsive to answer the door for people from within their community. However, members of the hard to count community are often ineligible to work even temporarily as census enumerators without losing their public assistance (SNAP, TANF, Medicaid, or CHIP). To help recruit census workers from within these hard to count communities, the federal government will permit states to opt into a waiver process.
One-pager: Encourage States to Waive Income Limits for Temporary Census Workers
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