Posts tagged "u.s. census bureau"

The Benefits Of Having A Dishwasher

The U.S. Census Bureau's 2007 American Housing Survey was released today, revealing that housing units in this country increased by 3.8 million from 2005 to 2007. In total, there are 124.4 million housing units, 110.7 of them occupied; however, not all of them are created equal: 70.8 million occupied homes have dishwashers 91.3 million have…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 6, 2008

Fewer Mothers Receiving Assistance Than In 1996

Even though participation in government assistance programs has risen a little in recent years for mothers who have given birth in the last year, participation is still lower than it was when welfare reform was enacted in 1996. According to a report by the U.S. Census Bureau, the mothers who were most likely to receive…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 16, 2008