citizenship question

Federal Judge Permanently Blocks Citizenship Question

(CNN) - President Trump's push for a citizenship question on the next census has been permanently shot down in court. On Tuesday, a federal judge in New York issued an order that prevents adding the question on the 2020…

DOJ Looking At Options To Add Citizenship Question

(CNN) - Adding the citizenship question to the 2020 Census is still in question. Friday a federal judge rejected the Department of Justice's request to delay reopening the case in Maryland. Instead the judge set an evidentiary hearing for…

ACLU Asks SCOTUS To Delay Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The American Civil Liberties Union has asked the Supreme Court to wait until the fall to decide if it wants to allow the Trump administration to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census. The ACLU…

2 Versions Of Census Prepared, Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The U.S. Census Bureau has prepared two versions of the survey for next year's 2020 census. One version includes a question asking if the person is a citizen. The other version does not have the citizenship question.…

Federal Judge Strikes Down Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - A federal judge in New York has struck down the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday the proposal is "unlawful for a multitude of independent reasons."…

SCOTUS to Hear Census Citizenship Question Case

(CNN) - The Supreme Court says it will take up a case related to the 2020 U.S. Census. At issue is a newly-added question about citizenship. Now a key issue in this case is whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross,…

2020 Census Will Include Citizenship Question

(CNN) - In a controversial move; the Commerce Department announced Monday that the 2020 census will include a citizenship question. The census is meant to count total population; not just U.S. citizens. It informs decisions on things like federal funding…