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The House oversight committee has released internal documents about the failed push for a census citizenship question by former President Donald Trump's administration, including Wilbur Ross, the former commerce secretary who is shown at a White House meeting in 2018. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Documents detail the secret strategy behind Trump's census citizenship question push

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A U.S. Census Bureau worker carries a briefcase while knocking on the door of a home in August in Winter Park, Fla. John Raoux/AP hide caption

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Leak Reveals Warnings Inside Census That Shortened Schedule Risks 'Serious Errors'

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President Trump and U.S. Attorney General William Barr announce the Trump administration's decision to back down from its push for a citizenship question in the White House Rose Garden in July. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform are examining how states regulate abortion clinics. From right are Reps. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc via Getty Images hide caption

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Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is greeted by President Trump in 2016 at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Signs sit behind the podium before the start of a press conference in New York City about the multi-state lawsuit to block the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census form. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Representative Darrell Issa, R-Calif., became the 31st Republican to announce he is not seeking re-election in this year's midterms. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Walter Shaub Jr., who heads the U.S. Office of Government Ethics, has been under attack for his tweets and statements about President-elect Donald Trump's conflicts of interest. U.S. Office of Government Ethics hide caption

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In U.S. Ethics Chief, An Unlikely Gadfly To Trump

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Members of the Secret Service follow President Obama as he arrives at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., in 2014. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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