John H. Thompson

John H. Thompson

John H. Thompson is an American statistician and the Director of the United States Census Bureau. In this position, one of his main duties is to oversee preparations for the 2020 United States Census. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John H. Thompson has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 House Committee as a Chief for the Statistical Support Division of the U.S. Census Bureau. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 881 views per program. Most common tag: Census & Redistricting.

Appearances by Title:c. August 1, 2013 - Present Director, U.S. Census Bureau Videos: 1 c. April 1, 1995 - Present Chief, Decennial Management Division, U.S. Census Bureau Videos: 1


Associate Director, U.S. Census Bureau c. November 6, 1998 - c. January 1, 2002 Videos: 3 Chief, Statistical Support Division, U.S. Census Bureau c. January 1, 1987 - c. April 1, 1995 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Government Waste, Fraud, and Mismanagement

    Government Waste, Fraud, and Mismanagement

    Comptroller General Gene Dodaro testified before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on his agency’s report highlighting government programs that, in their…

  • Census Bureau Director Nomination Hearing

    Census Bureau Director Nomination Hearing

    The Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a hearing on the nomination of John Thompson to be director of…

  • Census 2000 Review

    Census 2000 Review

    U.S. Census Bureau officials talked about the Census Redistricting Data Program and about the ongoing research into why the Census…

  • Census 2000 Preparations Update

    Census 2000 Preparations Update

    In a public meeting of the U.S. Census Monitoring Board, members questioned Census Bureau officials about the 2000 census…

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