Census Fight: The Battle Over The Citizenship Question NPR's Hansi Lo Wang reports on the legal saga over the now-blocked citizenship question the Trump administration tried and failed to get on the 2020 census.
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Census Fight: The Battle Over The Citizenship Question

NPR's Hansi Lo Wang reports on the Trump administration's failed push to change the 2020 census.

Rep. Grace Meng, D-N.Y. (center) speaks outside Manhattan federal court in 2018 with other critics of the now-blocked citizenship question the Trump administration wanted to add to the 2020 census. Hansi Lo Wang/NPR hide caption

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New Justice Department Legal Team Trying To Get Citizenship Question On 2020 Census

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Trump Administration To Continue Pursuing Addition Of Citizenship Question To Census

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The printing of 1.5 billion paper forms and other mailings for the 2020 census was scheduled to begin on July 1. Amr Alfiky/NPR hide caption

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Trump Administration's Delay In Census Printing Sets Up Count's 'Biggest Risk'

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N.Y. Court Hearing To Examine Motives Behind Census' Citizenship Question

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A sign directs Lyft and Uber riders to a designated pickup location at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Companies That Rely On Census Data Worry Citizenship Question Will Hurt

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What's At Stake As The Supreme Court Considers Census Case

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U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham leads the agency in charge of carrying out the upcoming national head count of every person living in the country. Amr Alfiky/NPR hide caption

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Census Bureau Must Be 'Totally Objective' On Citizenship Question, Director Says

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Administration Must Remove Census Citizenship Question, Judge Rules

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