“The Government Publishing Office took another stab at finding a vendor to print and mail 2020 census forms. GPO’s first pick for the $61 million contract, Cenveo, declared bankruptcy in February. By March 2020, the vendor must send census questionnaires to 138 million addresses, and up to five follow-up mailings. GPO will take bids for the single award contract through Sept. 10. Census officials earlier this month said they expect to award the contract by November.”
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Source: GPO looks for another Census vendor after first choice goes bankrupt – By Eric White, August 17, 2018. Federal News Radio.