- Jun 2021
McKay, Jeremy Page, Drew Hinshaw and Betsy. ‘Over 47,000 Wild Animals Sold in Wuhan Markets Before Covid Outbreak, Study Shows’. Wall Street Journal, 9 June 2021, sec. World. https://www.wsj.com/articles/live-wildlife-sold-in-wuhan-markets-before-covid-19-outbreak-study-shows-11623175415.
- wild animals
- forestry bureau
- protected species
- wuhan market
- endangered species
- Nov 2019
For most of the twentieth century, Census Bureau administrators resisted private-sector intrusion into data capture and processing operations, but beginning in the mid-1990s, the Census Bureau increasingly turned to outside vendors from the private sector for data captureand processing. Thisprivatization led to rapidly escalating costs, reduced productivity, near catastrophic failures of the 2000 and 2010 censuses, and high risks for the 2020 census.
Parallels to ABS in Australia
- Dec 2016
The Bureau cannot share responses, addresses or personal information with anyone including United States or foreign government and law enforcement agencies such as the IRS or the FBI or Interpol.
The Bureau cannot share info with the government like they did during WWII
- Sep 2016
"is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy."