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Trump Officials Accused Of Lying In Court About The Real Reason For Citizenship Question
The ACLU, as well as state and local governments that fought the census question, has asked a judge to punish Trump officials for "a fraud on the court."
President Trump Gives Up On Census Citizenship Question
President Donald Trump announced that his administration will be dropping their effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, and will instead be instructing other executive agencies to provide all of their citizenship records to the Department of Commerce.
Trump To Announce New Executive Action At Census News Conference
By Jill Colvin, AP
Trump said last week that he was “very seriously” considering executive action to try to force the question’s inclusion.
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Trump's Obsession With Census Citizenship Question Causes Uncertainty
The administration is pressing ahead with its bid for a citizenship question on the census, despite a Supreme Court defeat.
DOJ Abruptly Replaces Lawyers Defending Trump Census Citizenship Question
The group of attorneys who usually defend the government in court is off the case as Trump pushes his attempt to ask about citizenship.
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DOJ Lawyer Told Judge He's Doing 'Absolute Best To Figure Out' Trump Census Mess
Trump's tweet "was the first I had heard of the president’s position" on the citizenship question that was shot down by Supreme Court, said attorney.
Trump Administration Seeking 'Path Forward' To Add Citizenship Question To Census
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
President Donald Trump's administration instructed Justice Department lawyers to try to get the citizenship question back on the census, a DOJ attorney told a federal judge on Wednesday.
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Facebook Vows Crackdown On Census Misinformation After Calls From Civil Rights Groups
The social media giant said it would treat the census like an election, but not everyone is impressed with the changes.
President Donald Trump’s Twitter Tantrums
Civil rights groups celebrated after the Supreme Court did not allow the Trump administration to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census for now.
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Supreme Court Won't Allow Trump Administration To Add A Citizenship Question To Census For Now
The plaintiffs said the Trump administration's justification for adding the question was a lie.
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Daughter Of GOP Gerrymandering Architect Believes Her Father Intended For Her To Discover Document Trove
“He had years to delete those files,” Stephanie Hofeller said in an interview.
Republicans Are Freaking Out Over Deceased Gerrymandering Expert's Files
Lawyers representing North Carolina Republicans said lawyers representing Common Cause obtained the information unethically.
AOC Strikes Down Trump Administration Over Census
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) scorched the Trump administration for adding a citizenship question to the Census.
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Trump Invokes Executive Privilege Over Census Documents, Blocking Their Release
The House Oversight Committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt.
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Kris Kobach Discussed Adding A Census Citizenship Question With Trump Campaign
The disclosure adds more context to how the Trump administration decided to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Talks Census Case, Suggests 5-4 Supreme Court Rulings To Come
The justice indicated that multiple close decisions could be handed down in June.
U.S. Census Will Collect Responses In 7 New Languages Including Arabic And Japanese
But advocates for some minority groups are worried about undercounting and whether a citizenship question will be included.
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New Email Raises Concern About Trump Commitment To Census Confidentiality
The Census Bureau has been unequivocal that individual responses are confidential. Advocates say confidentiality is at the foundation of the survey.
Top Census Scientist's Testimony Casts Doubt On Motives For Study On Citizenship Question
The researcher says he outlined the cost and harm of adding the question. It didn't matter.
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Judge Cites Trump's 'Shithole Countries' Remark In Ruling On Census Lawsuit
Such slurs are "evidence that official action may be motivated" by an "unlawful purpose," according to the ruling.
Supreme Court Blocks Deposition Of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross In Census Citizenship Question Suit
The challengers in the case argued Ross had unique insight into the decision to add a citizenship question.
Steve Bannon Pushed Wilbur Ross To Consider Census Citizenship Question, DOJ Says
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross previously said that the Trump administration did not discuss the question with his department.
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Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS To Block Top Officials From Explaining Census Citizenship Question
The administration really doesn't want Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and a top Justice Department official to be deposed.
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You Can Thank Millennials For The Declining Divorce Rate, Study Says
Between 2008 and 2016, the divorce rate in America dropped by 18 percent.
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Judge Says Suit Challenging Citizenship Question On 2020 Census Can Advance
There was enough evidence the decision could have been discriminatory to move the case forward.
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Trump Administration's Justification For Adding A Census Citizenship Question Is Unraveling
New documents show Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross wanted to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census months before there was a formal request.
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