Counting the People



Have you ever received a call from an organization collecting population data, asking for personal information about your family and possessions? Perhaps you have answered a questionnaire from a statistical agency — providing birthdays, utility costs, marital history, bathing habits, level of education, rooms in your home and insurance plans — without giving it a second thought. On ‘Financial Rebellion,’ this week, viewers hear from guest attorney John Whitehead on the purpose of, and monetary penalties associated with refusal to participate in, these extensive and intimate surveys. 


American Community Survey (ACS)

Rutherford Institute Issues Final Warning To Census Bureau Over Forcing Americans To Complete Highly

The Census Takers: A Government Against The People

Census Bureau Wants To Question Citizens About Mental Health, Psychosocial Disabilities In Mandatory Survey

American Community Survey (ACS) | Form Letter 2023

American Community Survey (ACS) | Form Letter 2017

Constitutional Q&A: American Community Survey | 2017 Article

Constitutional Q & A | American Community Survey

Constitutional Q & A | Warning 2023

Rutherford Institute Sounds Warning Over Intrusive Gov't Questionnaires, Issues Constitutional Guide

The Rutherford Institute | Search And Seizure

The Right To Be Let Alone: When The Government Wants To Know All Your Business

The Rutherford Institute | Website