Chairman Gowdy Statement on Census Director Nomination

Published: Jul 18, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Trey Gowdy released the following statement after the President announced his intent to nominate Steven Dillingham to serve as Director of the Census Bureau.

“The President’s announcement of his intent to nominate Doctor Steven Dillingham as Director of the Census Bureau comes at a critical time as the 2020 Census is rapidly approaching. His leadership is essential to ensuring the Census Bureau counts each person with accuracy, security, and professionalism, and in a fashion worthy of the world’s greatest democracy. I look forward to working with Dr. Dillingham to make certain the 2020 Census is a success.”