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July 23, 2019 - 6:13 pm
Newport News, VA _ Governor Ralph Northam today announced that he has identified state resources to support education and outreach efforts by the Virginia Complete Count Commission to improve the participation and representation of all communities in the 2020 Census. The governor made the...
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July 12, 2019 - 11:55 am
By JILL COLVIN, MARK SHERMAN and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press Eds: Updates with Trump comments Friday. With AP Photos. AP Video. AP Audio. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is arguing he didn't retreat when he abandoned his effort to insert a citizenship question into next year's census and...
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July 11, 2019 - 5:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is abandoning his effort to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Instead, Trump says he's ordering every federal department and agency to provide the Commerce Department with all records it requests pertaining to the number of citizens and...
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July 11, 2019 - 3:49 pm
By JILL COLVIN and MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to drop his bid to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, according to a House Republicans aide. Trump will pursue other avenues for demanding citizenship information after the Supreme...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he is considering an executive order to try to force inclusion of a citizenship question as part of the 2020 Census. Trump is telling reporters Friday as he departs the White House for a weekend in New Jersey that it's among four or five options he's...
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July 03, 2019 - 7:17 am
By MIKE SCHNEIDER and MARK SHERMAN Associated Press . WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after the U.S. Supreme Court halted the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 Census, the U.S. Census Bureau has started the process of printing the questionnaire without the controversial query. Trump...
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June 27, 2019 - 11:00 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is forbidding President Donald Trump's administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census for now. The court says the Trump administration's explanation for wanting to add the question was "more of a distraction" than an explanation. It's...
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May 31, 2019 - 8:27 am
By LARRY NEUMEISTER and MARK SHERMAN Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A Republican redistricting expert advocated for adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census to give an electoral edge to white people and Republicans, opponents of the move alleged in a court filing Thursday. The filing in...
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, the Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington. Vast changes in America and technology have dramatically altered how the census is conducted. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
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April 23, 2019 - 11:52 am
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative Supreme Court justices were mostly silent Tuesday as a Trump administration lawyer defended the government's plan to ask about citizenship on the 2020 census, an indication the court's majority may be inclined to side with the...
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June 06, 2018 - 12:24 pm
By LARRY NEUMEISTER , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights lawyers sued the U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday to try to stop plans to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, calling it an unconstitutional attempt to discriminate against immigrants. The Manhattan federal court...
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