Loser of the Week: Apr. 23, 1990 Census Director Barbara E. Bryant


Though it's not all her fault, the Census director seems to have lost almost half of us. Only 57% of forms were returned by last week, a whole California town was forgotten, and in some places 10% of homes got no forms.


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!