Trump Plans New Move to Force Citizenship Question on Census

During his 2016 campaign, President Trump pledged to crack down on illegal immigration, and he has tied the citizenship question to that issue, insisting the U.S. must know who is living here.

  • Published 11 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to announce new executive action to try to force the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census, even after the Supreme Court temporarily blocked the effort. Trump tweeted that he would be holding a news conference on the subject. A senior administration official, speaking on condition of anonymity to preview the plans, said the president would be announcing new action but did not elaborate. Any… Read at AP News