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October 15, 2009

Back to the Salt Mine

Donald Pittenger writes:

Dear Blowhards --

I retired three years ago. Washed my hands of it all. Focused on new activities.

And now they want me back.

It seems that because of drastic changes in the way the Census Bureau deals with measurements of population characteristics for smaller political units (switching from items on the census schedule to a large, continuous survey), organizations making population estimates are having to reconsider their methodologies. For some reason, the folks down the road in Olympia think I might be able to help.

So I thought I'd give it a whirl. It's not a full-time gig; I'll be putting in a couple of months of consulting effort scattered between now and the end of May.

It'll mean playing road warrior and occupying a cubicle when I'm on duty, but I don't think blogging here will be seriously affected.



posted by Donald at October 15, 2009


A man does what a man has to do.

Posted by: Charlton Griffin on October 15, 2009 11:16 PM

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