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Trump Wants Census Delay After Citizenship Question Blocked

  • Supreme Court said reason for question seems to be ‘contrived’
  • Court left open path for question with new justification
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Supreme Court Backs Partisan Voting Maps, Puts Census Citizenship Question on Hold
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President Donald Trump said Thursday he has asked lawyers to delay the U.S. census after the Supreme Court put on hold his plan to include a citizenship question in the survey next year.

“Can anyone really believe that as a great Country, we are not able the ask whether or not someone is a Citizen. Only in America!” Trump tweeted.