GOP plan for 2000 census would cause delays, bureau head says

Meisler, Daniel
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/24/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30605, p6
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Reports on United States Bureau of Census director Kenneth Prewitt's comments on Republican proposals to change the 2000 census. Possibility of delays and accuracy errors in the census; Reasons of Republican lawmakers for introducing census reform proposals.


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