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Why Trump's new attempt to rig the census must fail, in just two words

7 days ago   |   By Think Progress

Politico reports that “President Donald Trump is expected to take an executive action to add a question about citizenship to the census, according to two people familiar with the situation.” Their report follows up on a somewhat more vague Trump tweet which hints at such executive action.
The White House will be hosting a very big and very important Social Media Summit today. Would I have become President without Social Media? Yes! At its conclusion, we will all go to the beautiful Rose Garden for a News Conference on the Census and Citizenship.
- Donald J. Trump July 11, 2019
No matter...
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Trump to announce action over census citizenship question: report

Trump to announce action over census citizenship question: report

7 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Trump's expected executive action in fight to add citizenship question to the census likely sets up another legal battle
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Trump Turns to Executive Action to Press Citizenship Question on Census

7 days ago   |   By NY Times

President Trump is planning to further his ongoing battle to place a question about citizenship on the 2020 census by announcing an executive action in the Rose Garden on Thursday.
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Rep. Jim Jordan claims census citizenship question has been asked for 200 years

7 days ago   |   By Think Progress

Rep. Jim Jordan on Thursday embraced President Donald Trump's apparent plan to ignore the recent Supreme Court ruling blocking his administration's attempt to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census and simply plow ahead using an executive order.
Jordan claimed that every single American - aside from congressional Democrats - supported including such a question and falsely claimed that the government had asked it consistently for over 200 years.
“I think it's a good move,” Jordan told Fox News. “Look, this is just common sense we have been asking the citizenship question on the...
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Can Trump Force the 2020 Citizenship Question by Executive Order?

7 days ago   |   By Fortune

The Supreme Court may have already ruled against it, but the fight for including a citizenship question on the 2020 Census is not over for President Donald Trump.
Trump tweeted Thursday that he will be holding a press conference in the afternoon on the matter. He wrote that after the “very big and very important Social Media Summit,” he will head “to the beautiful Rose Garden for a News Conference on the Census and Citizenship.”
The White House will be hosting a very big and very important Social Media Summit today. Would I have become President without Social Media? Yes! At its...
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President Trump Will Take Executive Action on Census Citizenship Question, Defying Supreme Court

7 days ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump will announce an executive action to continue his fight to include a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census, the latest sign he may not be dissuaded after being rebuffed by the Supreme Court.
The executive action is expected to be announced at a news conference Thursday, according to three people familiar with Trump's plan. The people declined to detail what the executive action would do, but indicated it may not be an executive order.
The people, who asked for anonymity because the plan wasn't yet public, said details of the announcement were still...
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Trump to announce new action at census news conference

7 days ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is expected to announce new executive action Thursday during a news conference on the 2020 census and his push to include a citizenship question.
Trump tweeted Thursday morning that he planned “a News Conference on the Census and Citizenship” after a White House Social Media Summit.
A senior administrator official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to preview the plans, said the president would be announcing new action, but the official did not elaborate.
Trump said last week that he was “very seriously” considering executive action to try to force the...
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Trump to announce action over census citizenship question -source

7 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday will announce an executive action over his administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census despite ongoing court challenges, a source told Reuters.
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Trump Expected to Defy Supreme Court and Announce Executive Action on Census Citizenship Question

7 days ago   |   By Slate

The Supreme Court ruled the administration's rationale for including the question was “contrived.”
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Trump expected to take executive action to add citizenship question to census

Trump expected to take executive action to add citizenship question to census

7 days ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump is expected to announce that he will take executive action to add a citizenship question to the census, intensifying the legal battle around the controversial effort. Two people familiar with the matter said Trump will unveil his plans during a news conference Thursday afternoon in the Rose Garden.
Article originally published on POLITICO Magazine
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