Cities File Suit Over Sampling

Vadum, Matthew
February 2001
Bond Buyer;02/22/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31082, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that several cities in the United States have filed lawsuits to force President George W. Bush's administration to use statistical sampling methods in the U.S. Census. Commerce secretary's reversal of previous ruling that give census officials to adjust for the so-called 'differential undercount' of minorities and other groups; Impact on legislative redistricting.


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