Donald Trump claims no retreat on citizenship question on census
Friday, 12 July 2019 () Still, the decision was clearly a reversal.The Supreme Court had blocked his effort by disputing his administration's rationale for demanding that census respondents declare whether or not they were citizens.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
President Trump gives up the fight for a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. Instead, he is asking departments and agencies to share data related to the number of citizens and noncitizens in the..