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Trump retreats on citizenship question

WorldNews Friday, 12 July 2019 ()
Trump retreats on citizenship questionPresident Donald Trump will no longer pursue adding a question on citizenship to the 2020 US census questionnaire. Instead, he said he had directed officials to obtain the information through an executive order for government agencies, as court challenges would have delayed a census. "We will leave no stone unturned," Mr Trump said. The retreat follows a long fight over the inclusion of the question, which the Supreme Court had blocked in June. "We are not backing down on our effort to determine the citizenship...
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While U.S. President Donald Trump backed down from his demand to add a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, he said would "leave no stone unturned" in his pursuit to find the number of non-citizens in the United States.

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