Politics | The Supreme Court will decide whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must give a deposition
by Anne K. Walters
Posted 10/11/18, 03:30 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily protected Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross from facing legal questions about the 2020 U.S. census amid an ongoing battle over a question about respondents’ citizenship.
The Census Bureau, which is part of the Commerce Department, plans to ask all U.S. residents about their citizenship as part of the once-a-decade population survey of every household in the United States.