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President Trump is joined by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (left) and Attorney General William Barr during a July event at the White House announcing that his administration is relying on federal agency records to produce citizenship data. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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A bicyclist pedals past signs promoting the 2010 census outside homes in Rolling Fork, Miss., in 2010. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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Here's Why The Census Bureau May Be In Your Neighborhood Before The 2020 Count

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Afternoon traffic passes in front of a mural depicting the U.S. and Guam flags in the Tumon district on the island of Guam. Virgilio Valencia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A citizenship question won't be included on 2020 census forms, but other Census Bureau surveys ask about a person's U.S. citizenship status. Hansi Lo Wang/NPR hide caption

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Why Is The Census Bureau Still Asking A Citizenship Question On Forms?

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John Gore, the then-acting head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, speaks during a 2018 news conference in Charlottesville, Va. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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"It's time to get to work to make sure everyone participates in the census," says Yatziri Tovar, a spokesperson for Make the Road New York, an immigrant rights organization based in New York City that successfully sued to block Trump administration plans for a citizenship question. Hansi Lo Wang/NPR hide caption

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Push For A Full 2020 Count Ramps Up After Census Citizenship Question Fight

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Former acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights John Gore speaks at the Justice Department in 2018 in Washington, D.C. Gore and other Trump administration officials are accused of providing false or misleading statements about the origins of a citizenship question they tried to get on the 2020 census. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump, flanked by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross (left) and Attorney General William Barr, delivers remarks on citizenship and the census in the Rose Garden at the White House on Thursday. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Backs Off Census Citizenship Question Fight

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U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman, who hears cases at the federal courthouse in New York City, on Tuesday denied the Trump administration's request to swap out its entire legal team for the New York-based lawsuits over a potential citizenship question on the 2020 census. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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A federal judge has denied the Justice Department's request to change the lineup of lawyers involved in the lawsuits over the Trump administration's push to get a citizenship question on the 2020 census forms. J. David Ake/AP hide caption

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Judge Says Administration Can't Change Lawyers In Census Citizenship Question Case

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Demonstrators against a proposal to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in April. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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People gather in front of the Supreme Court last week, some opposing the controversial citizenship question that the Trump administration tried to add to the 2020 census. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Administration To Print 2020 Census Without Citizenship Question

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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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Demonstrators rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in April to protest the Trump administration's plan to add a citizenship question to forms for the 2020 census. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Demonstrators rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in April to protest against the Trump administration's efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Threatens Census Delay After Supreme Court Leaves Citizenship Question Blocked

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Candidates for U.S. citizenship take the oath of allegiance during a 2017 naturalization ceremony in Jersey City, N.J. A federal judge's order Wednesday could complicate the Census Bureau's plans to finalize census questionnaires and start printing paper forms for the national head count by July 1. Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Demonstrators rally outside the Supreme Court in April as the justices hear arguments over the Trump administration's plan to add a citizenship question to 2020 census forms. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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A participant in a 2018 naturalization ceremony holds a U.S. flag in New York City. Research by the Census Bureau suggests the citizenship question is highly likely to scare households with noncitizens from taking part in the constitutionally mandated head count. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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