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President David Morganstein welcomed board members to the ASA office in Alexandria, Virginia, for its first meeting of 2015.

President's Corner »

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Two topics this month related to elements of the ASA’s mission: promote the proper application of statistics and anticipate and meet member needs.

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Two papers published in the Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology will be featured in invited sessions at the Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle this August.

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Every five years, the U.S. Census of Agriculture enumerates the characteristics of farms and farmers, and planning is underway for the 2017 census. To ensure it does not systematically miss women or new/beginning farmers, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service called for an expert panel review and invited public comment. Read on to find out what they learned.

Cover Story »

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AAPOR’s Polling Transparency Initiative Officially Launches

The American Association for Public Opinion Research’s Transparency Initiative formally opened for business October 8, 2014. Since then, more than 40 survey-based organizations have applied and been accepted for membership, and new members continue to be admitted almost weekly.