Politics | Proposed change sparks legal battle over the 2020 survey
by Evan Wilt
Posted 3/29/18, 03:01 pm
WASHINGTON—The Trump administration created an uproar this week over the 2020 U.S. Census when it announced the survey would ask respondents about their citizenship status.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’ memorandum about the change, issued late Monday night, sparked legal challenges and backlash from critics who say the question could drastically skew results.