Contact: Decennial Media Relations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, MARCH 08, 2001
Census Bureau to Brief Reporters on Census 2000 Race and Hispanic-Origin Findings
**CENSUS BUREAU MEDIA ADVISORY**
The Commerce Department's Census Bureau will hold a news conference to discuss Census 2000 national race and Hispanic-origin data.
Claudette Bennett, chief of Racial Statistics Branch; and Jorge del Pinal, chief of Special Population Statistics.
Monday, March 12, 1 p.m. EST
National Press Club
529 14th St. N.W.
First Amendment Room
A live webcast of the briefing will be carried via the Census Bureau's Web site
http://www.census.gov. Viewing the webcast requires RealPlayerTM software, which can be downloaded for free at http://www.real.com/player/.
Reporters may attend the briefing in person or participate via a telephone conference call. To take part by phone, call 1-800-297-9150 or 703-871-3025 any time after 12:50 p.m. EST.