Citizenship

AP
July 11, 2019 - 2:50 pm
President Donald Trump is abandoning his effort to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Instead, Trump says he's ordering every federal department and agency to provide the Commerce Department with all records it requests pertaining to the number of citizens and noncitizens in the...
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July 09, 2019 - 3:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge says the Justice Department can't change lawyers so late in the dispute over whether to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Judge Jesse Furman ruled Tuesday, saying lawyers must cite satisfactory reasons for withdrawing. Furman said the urgency to resolve...
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AP
July 05, 2019 - 9:58 am
President Trump confirmed to reporters Friday that he's considering issuing an executive order to add the citizenship question to the census, as he vows to continue to fight against the "system," as he put it. He also said reporters would find out in about two weeks why Vice President Mike Pence...
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AP
October 30, 2018 - 10:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is making another hardline immigration play in the final days before midterm elections, declaring that he wants to order an end to the constitutional right to citizenship for babies born in the United States to non-citizens. With seven days to go before high...
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Associated Press
August 09, 2018 - 2:34 pm
(AP) - The U.S. Army has stopped discharging immigrant recruits who enlisted seeking a path to citizenship — at least temporarily. A memo shared with The Associated Press spells out orders to high-ranking Army officials to stop processing discharges of men and women who enlisted in the special...
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