TITLE

High court rules against sampling for reapportionment

AUTHOR(S)
Meisler, Daniel; Kinnander, Ola
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30565, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a United States Supreme Court ruling on the use of statistical sampling to reapportion seats in Congress. House Speaker Dennis Hastert's call for the government to abandon its illegal and risky polling scheme; Possible use in calculating private-activity bond cap and states' share of federal grants.
ACCESSION #
1499066

 

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