My Two Census

Formerly the non-partisan watchdog of the 2010 US Census, and currently an opinion blog that covers all things political, media, foreign policy, globalization, and culture…but sometimes returning to its census/demographics roots.

Gary Locke and Load

Last week, the Obama administration announced it’s 3rd  candidate to serve as Census Czar (Secretary of Commerce), former Washington governor Gary Locke. Ostensibly, Locke was thoroughly vetted to avoid any skeletons in his closet that would interfere with the confirmation process.

Some articles about the nomination:

FoxNews: Locke Enters Debate Over Obama’s Census Plans

NY Times: Obama Picks New Nominee at Commerce

Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Commerce Secretary Nominee Well Known in China

Bloomberg: Obama Says Locke Will Be Ambassador for U.S. Business

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