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Trump: “We are not backing down” in Effort to Pursue Citizenship Information

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 6:03pm 7/11/2019 at 6:03pm
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Thursday evening, Trump announced his administration was not “backing down in the effort to determine citizenship.” While the census will proceed without the hotly contested citizenship question, the administration will pursue that data via other federal agencies.
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Trump still wants to add citizenship question, but faces renewed opposition

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:00am 7/6/2019 at 10:00am
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The Trump administration is still exploring ways to add a citizenship question to the 2020 decennial census, Justice Department lawyers told a federal judge in Maryland on Friday.
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Trump administration reverses course on census, again, will pursue path forward with citizenship question

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 10:00am 7/4/2019 at 10:00am
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The Justice and Commerce Departments announced Tuesday afternoon that, in light of the Supreme Court’s decision last week in Department of Commerce v. New York, the Trump administration had abandoned its quest to add a citizenship question to the 2020 decennial census.

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Census going to print without Citizenship Question

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 8:00pm 7/2/2019 at 8:00pm
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After the recent Supreme Court decision ruling that the Commerce Department had not given a sufficient explanation for a Census citizenship question, there still was a possibility that the Trump administration could pursue a new explanation. After all, the question itself was held substantively lawful, it was...

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Chief Justice Roberts shot down Census citizenship question, but it’s not dead yet

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 12:00pm 6/30/2019 at 12:00pm
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On the morning of June 28, 2012, CNN and Fox News initially told viewers that the Supreme Court had struck down the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate, not yet realizing that the court had saved it as a tax. Fox’s Shannon Bream declared that the mandate was “gone” and for six...

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Supreme Court: No census citizenship question for now, need clarified agency explanation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 11:01am 6/27/2019 at 11:01am
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In a complicated ruling, the Supreme Court substantially upheld the inclusion of a census question regarding citizenship, but procedurally held that more inquiry was needed into C0mmerce Dept. reasoning in seeking to add the question.

So the bottom line...

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Census citizenship question opponents make desperate last-minute accusations

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 7:00am 6/5/2019 at 7:00am
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The Supreme Court will soon decide whether the Trump administration can include a question about citizenship on the 2020 census.

It might seem strange that such a matter is before the Supreme Court at all. But when the Trump administration explored adding the question it was not…especially solicitous, shall we say, about...

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ConCensus: Supreme Court looks likely to uphold Census citizenship question

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 9:10pm 4/23/2019 at 9:10pm
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The Supreme Court heard oral argument on the issue of whether the Commerce Department can add a citizenship question to the Census.  Various District Courts ruled against the Trump administration, and the administration sought the unusual remedy of direct review by the Supreme Court.

We previously covered the issues in our post...

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Supreme Court agrees to hear Census citizenship question case

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 4:30pm 2/15/2019 at 4:30pm
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The Trump administration wants to reinstate a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. Opponents allege that the administration did not follow proper administrative procedures in coming to and announcing the change.

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Trump Admin seeks direct Supreme Court review of Census Citizenship Question case

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 25, 2019 at 9:00pm 1/25/2019 at 9:00pm
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We recently covered how a Federal judge orders citizenship question removed from 2020 Census:

In the normal course, the case would go to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. But the Commerce Department has filed for a Petition for a Writ of Certiorari Before Judgment (pdf.)(full embed at bottom of post).

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Federal judge orders citizenship question removed from 2020 Census

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 9:00am 1/16/2019 at 9:00am
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In a long-awaited and predictable decision, Judge Jesse M. Furman in the Southern District of New York ruled Tuesday that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross violated federal administrative law when he decided to reinstate a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. Judge Furman, who was appointed by President Obama, barred the Census Bureau...

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Supreme Court hands Trump partial victory in lawsuit over citizenship question for 2020 census

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 4:30pm 10/23/2018 at 4:30pm

On Monday night, the Supreme Court granted the Trump administration’s request to shield Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross from being deposed in a lawsuit over the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census. But the Court declined to block the deposition of acting Assistant Attorney General John Gore, as the...

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