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Wilbur Ross Says He Didn't Lie To Congress, But Won't Say More About Census Citizenship Question
The commerce secretary faced scrutiny over the process he used to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Two judges have already said it's illegal.
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Second Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Adding Census Citizenship Question
The Supreme Court is already set to weigh in on the question.
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Most Americans Can't Pass A Citizenship Test On Basic History Questions
A survey found that in only one state could more than 50 percent pass the exam.
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Supreme Court Will Hear Case Challenging Citizenship Question In 2020 Census
A federal judge in New York blocked the Trump administration from adding the question earlier this year.
Texas Governor Abbott Is Fine With His State’s Disastrous Voter Probe
Citizens fear they've been wrongly flagged, while legal groups and Democratic legislators work to get it halted.
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Texas County Asks Voters To Prove Their Citizenship, Then Says Never Mind
58 people in one Texas county received two letters regarding a request for citizenship information.
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Latino Turnout Surged. Then Texas Questioned 98,000 Voters’ Citizenship.
Hispanics helped put Texas in play for Democrats in November. Now, Republicans leaders want nearly 100,000 people to prove they're allowed to vote.
Federal Judge Shreds Trump's DOJ For Seeking So Many Delays In Census Trial
The Justice Department's conduct in the citizenship question case could be subject to sanctions, the judge suggested.
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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.
Democratic Senator Joe Donnelly Open To Changing Birthright Citizenship
The Indiana lawmaker is running as a Trump-leaning Democrat in one of the closest Senate races.
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Mindy Kaling Slams Donald Trump's Birthright Citizenship Comments
"Wait. I was born in the United States to two Indian professionals who later became proud citizens of this country. So ... now I would be a citizen of India?"
Donald Trump Vows To End Birthright Citizenship
The president said the constitutional amendment granting citizenship to all babies born in the U.S. is "ridiculous."
Jeff Sessions Didn’t Want Alternatives To Census Citizenship Question: Official
The Census Bureau's top scientist did not favor adding a citizenship question and had found a better alternative.
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High-Immigration States Diverge On Census Citizenship Question
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Some states have largely left outreach efforts to city and local officials.
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.
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500 Immigrant Recruits Discharged By U.S. Army In 1 Year
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The enlistees had been recruited for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship in exchange for their service.
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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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Bank Of America Faces Backlash After Freezing Accounts Over Citizenship Questions
The bank says it asks account holders about citizenship in order to comply with the government's country-specific sanctions.
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Legal U.S. Immigrants Face Prison And Even Deportation For Voting
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One of Trump's top federal prosecutors in North Carolina is going after noncitizen voters, and it could have dire consequences.
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Melania Trump's Parents Likely Became U.S. Citizens Through 'Chain Migration' Donald Trump Blasts
President Donald Trump has personally benefited from the family-based immigration he rails against.
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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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U.S. Army Reportedly Discharging Immigrants Who Enlisted With Promises Of Citizenship
About 10,000 people now serve under a program meant to fast-track U.S. citizenship for military duty.
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Democrats Call Out 'Glaring Contradictions' In Wilbur Ross' Citizenship Question Rationale
A recent disclosure raises big questions about Ross' explanation for why a citizenship question is being added to the 2020 census.
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Wilbur Ross Contradicts Trump Administration Rationale For 2020 Census Citizenship Question
The Trump administration's justification for adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census just got a whole lot shakier.
Jimmy Kimmel Gives New Americans The Hero's Welcome They Deserve
Recently sworn-in citizens reveled in patriotic pomp.
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