Letters of Support

The Association of Public Data Users regularly writes or signs on to letters to Members of Congress or other decision-makers to support federal statistical agencies budget, program, or administrative imperatives. Below are a collection of recent letters that APDU has participated in.

Bureau of Economic Analysis

July 2017 Letter to Appropriations Committees on BEA FY18 Funding

Bureau of Labor Statistics

March 2017 Letter to Secretary of Education in Support of Education Data Programs

February 2017 Letter to Appropriations Committees in Support of FY17 Funding for Education and Workforce Data Programs

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

June 2017 Letter to Secretary of Transportation in Support of BTS

Census Bureau

June 2017 Letter to President Trump on Nomination of New Director to Census Bureau

April 2017 Letters to House and Senate Appropriations Committees in Support of Census Bureau FY17 and FY18 Funding

Federal Statistical System

March 2017 Letter to Appropriates Committees on Federal Statistical System Support