Alabama Farmers Federation Executive Director Paul Pinyan joined Gov. Kay Ivey and other state leaders at the State Capitol Thursday for launch of the 2020 U.S. Census. Pinyan chairs the Rural Subcommittee for Alabama Counts! A full count of Alabama residents, including children, is critical for the preservation of Congressional representation and federal funding. Alabamians began receiving census packets in the mail this week. Federation members are encouraged to use the code provided in the mailer to complete the census at census.Alabama.gov.