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4:56 a.m. July 15, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
Trump considers ousting Wilbur Ross after census question's failure: reportPresident Donald Trump is considering ousting Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, , citing unnamed people described as familiar with conversations Trump has had with aides and allies. Trump was frustrated over the failure to get a question about citizenship onto the 2020 U.S. Census. Some White House officials expect Ross to be the next Cabinet secretary to depart, possibly as soon as this summer, the report said. Trump has been making calls to allies outside the White House musing about replacing Ross, the report said. The White House reportedly didn't comment to NBC about the report.
2:50 a.m. July 13, 2019 - By James Welleymeyer
Including a citizenship question on the U.S. Census could have unexpected, long-term implications for your finances Some experts predict a drop-off rate in answers of nearly 10% if a citizenship question is includedSome experts predict a drop-off rate in answers of nearly 10% if a citizenship question is included.
5:33 p.m. July 12, 2019 - Barrons.com
What Killed the VW Beetle? One Villain: Americans’ Love of Light Trucks Volkswagen started making the small car eight decades ago in Germany and ceased production this past week at its plant in Mexico. In its place: a new sports utility vehicle.
2:27 p.m. July 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Trump gives up on census citizenship question, orders agencies to round up data insteadPresident Donald Trump abandoned his controversial bid to demand citizenship details from all respondents in next year’s census Thursday, instead directing federal agencies to try to compile the information using existing databases.
12:18 p.m. July 11, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Trump jacks up pressure on China over trade as he hails Dow milestone President to address next steps on census and citizenshipPresident Donald Trump turned up pressure on China over trade talks, as he celebrated a stock-market milestone and was expected to announce he won’t pursue efforts to get a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. census.
4:38 a.m. July 11, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Trump to take executive action on 2020 census: reportsPresident Donald Trump will announce an executive action on Thursday to continue his fight to include a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census, according to reports. Trump tweeted he will hold a news conference in the afternoon to discuss the census and citizenship. Last week, Trump told reporters he has "four or five ways" to add the question. An executive order would likely be met with another round of legal challenges. The Supreme Court ruled last month that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross didn't provide an adequate reason for why the question was necessary.
2:35 a.m. July 10, 2019 - Associated Press
Judge blocks government lawyers from quitting census fightThe Justice Department can’t replace nine lawyers so late in the dispute over whether to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census without explaining why they are doing so, a judge says.
2:15 a.m. July 8, 2019 - Associated Press
Justice Department shakes up legal team on census citizenship case Trump said last week he’s considering an executive order to include the citizenship questionThe Justice Department is shaking up the legal team fighting for the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census but offered no specifics on why the change was being made.
6:41 a.m. July 6, 2019 - Barrons.com
What’s in a Ticker Symbol? More Than You Might Think. There’s a strange correlation between ticker symbols and stock performance. Here’s what we found.
9:43 a.m. July 5, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Trump Today: President leans on Fed anew and mulls census executive order Fed ‘doesn’t know what it’s doing,’ president charges after jobs report President Donald Trump on Friday applied fresh pressure on the Federal Reserve over interest-rate policy, and told reporters he was considering an executive order over a citizenship question on the 2020 census.
8:51 a.m. July 5, 2019 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Take this quiz to see if you know more U.S. history than President Trump Less than half of Americans can pass the multiple-choice citizenship examLess than half of Americans can pass the multiple-choice citizenship exam
3:21 p.m. July 3, 2019 - Associated Press
In reversal, Justice Department still pushing for citizenship question on 2020 Census Officials say Trump administration still seeking ‘legally available path’A high-ranking Justice Department official told a federal judge Wednesday that the Trump administration has not abandoned efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, even as the U.S. Census Bureau has started the process of printing the questionnaire without the controversial query.
8:27 a.m. July 3, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
President Trump slams China, Europe over currency manipulation as he defends July 4 event cost Trump contradicts officials over citizenship question on censusPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday said the U.S. should “match” Chinese and European currency manipulation, as he defended the yet-undisclosed costs of the “Salute to America” scheduled for July 4.
3:02 p.m. July 2, 2019 - Associated Press
2020 Census forms won’t include citizenship question, Trump administration says Supreme Court ruling that blocked use of that question, which critics said would undercount LatinosThe Justice Department says the 2020 Census is moving ahead without a question about citizenship.
5:54 a.m. July 2, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Gorsuch, Kavanaugh emerging as Supreme Court swing votes | 2020 election to spark record ad spending Hickenlooper shakes up 2020 campaign staff Gorsuch, Kavanaugh and Roberts have surprised court watchers as these conservatives occasionally have forged unlikely alliances with their liberal counterparts. Meanwhile, there are signs of struggles for the Hickenlooper campaign.
2:25 p.m. July 1, 2019 - Associated Press
As Trump ponders census delay, missed deadlines could gum up logistics Printing deadline for 600 million documents was MondayPresident Donald Trump said he has asked about delaying the 2020 census over a citizenship question, but experts say any delay could gum up the U.S. Census Bureau’s finely calibrated timetable for the 10-year count.
7:56 a.m. July 1, 2019 - By Chris Perez
Facebook says it’s taking steps to ban misinformation about 2020 census ‘People, policies and technology in place’ to protect against interference, the company saysFacebook plans to treat the 2020 US Census “like an election” — with “people, policies, and technology in place” to protect against interference, the company said Sunday.
4:20 p.m. June 28, 2019 - Barrons.com
Banks Ready Dividend Increases and Share Buybacks The Federal Reserves clears big banks to reward shareholders with capital
12:49 p.m. June 27, 2019 - Associated Press
Supreme Court blocks citizenship question on 2020 census The court says the Trump administration’s explanation for adding the question was ‘more of a distraction’ than an explanationThe court says the Trump administration’s explanation for adding the question was ‘more of a distraction’ than an explanation.
6:43 a.m. June 27, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
Supreme Court rules against allowing citizenship question on Census for nowThe Supreme Court question to the 2020 Census, and therefore a district court was correct in remanding to the agency. "Reasoned decisionmaking under the Administrative Procedure Act calls for an explanation for agency action. What was provided here was more of a distraction," the court ruled. The court also said the Enumeration Clause permits Congress, and by extension the Commerce Secretary, to inquire about citizenship.
Supreme Court sends part of Census case back to district court; legal to have citizenship question
6:37 a.m. June 27, 2019
9:45 a.m. June 24, 2019 - By Catey Hill
What it’s really like to retire on a Caribbean island — on $3,000 a month This Virginia couple retired to the Caribbean island of Bequia and opened an art galleryThis Virginia couple retired to the Caribbean island of Bequia and opened an art gallery.
9:26 a.m. June 15, 2019 - Associated Press
Voting rights activists say emails show that Census citizenship question discriminates Newly discovered emails between a GOP redistricting expert and a Census Bureau official allegedly show that discrimination motivated efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 CensusNewly discovered correspondence between a GOP redistricting expert and a current Census Bureau official allegedly shows that discrimination motivated efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.
2:50 p.m. June 12, 2019 - Associated Press
House panel votes to hold Barr, Ross in contempt Lawmakers cite officials for failing to comply with subpoenas over census questionA House committee voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas for documents related to a decision adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
12:38 p.m. June 12, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Trump Today: President says there’s no deadline for imposing China tariffs as he announces military deal with Poland ‘My deadline is what’s up here,’ on China, says Trump, pointing to his head President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he doesn’t have a deadline for imposing extra tariffs on Chinese goods, as he announced an agreement for U.S. troops to be sent to Poland.
7:52 a.m. June 12, 2019 - Associated Press
President Trump asserts executive privilege over documents related to citizenship question on the 2020 census Democrats fear a citizenship question will reduce census participation in immigrant-heavy communities, harming representation and access to federal dollarsDemocrats fear a citizenship question will reduce census participation in immigrant-heavy communities, harming representation and access to federal dollars.
6:40 a.m. June 12, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Trump asserts executive privilege over census documents President Donald Trump asserted executive privilege to block Congress' access to documents on how a citizenship question was added to the 2020 census, . Trump's move came as the House Oversight Committee was starting proceedings to hold Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas related to the documents.
2:12 p.m. June 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Impeachment proceedings ‘not even close,” Pelosi says House passes bill making it easier to enforce subpoenas against Trump administrationBrushing back calls for impeachment, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday “it’s not even close” to having enough support in the House, while Democrats pushed forward on other fronts to investigate President Donald Trump.
9:30 a.m. June 11, 2019 - By Nancy A. Youssef
Acting Pentagon chief Shanahan reminds military personnel to remain apolitical Defense Department memos follow reports that Navy was asked by White House to keep McCain warship out of sight during Trump visit to Japan baseActing Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan in two department-wide memos Tuesday told U.S. military personnel to remain apolitical at all times, a reminder that comes after the White House last month asked defense officials to keep the USS John S. McCain “out of sight” ahead of a presidential visit to Japan.
9:30 a.m. June 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Acting Pentagon chief Shanahan reminds military personnel to remain apolitical Defense Department memos follow reports that Navy was asked by White House to keep McCain warship out of sight during Trump visit to Japan baseActing Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan in two department-wide memos Tuesday told U.S. military personnel to remain apolitical at all times, a reminder that comes after the White House last month asked defense officials to keep the USS John S. McCain “out of sight” ahead of a presidential visit to Japan.
8:29 a.m. June 10, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Cuccinelli named acting director of U.S. immigration agencyKen Cuccinelli, the former attorney general of Virginia, has been named acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the Trump administration announced Monday. said Cuccinelli was being considered for the job.
4:49 p.m. June 4, 2019 - Associated Press
House Democrats pass bill to protect ‘Dreamers,’ though its future appears doomed Bill that would offer path to citizenship for migrants unlikely to be approved by Senate, or TrumpDemocrats shunned a White House veto threat and muscled legislation through the House Tuesday that would bestow a chance for citizenship on an estimated 2 million-plus migrants, a bill that stands virtually no chance of enactment but lets them showcase their efforts on one of their highest-profile priorities.
1:56 p.m. May 30, 2019 - By Jess Bravin
Evidence shows GOP knew citizenship question on census would benefit them, ACLU argues Trump administration officials falsely testified, motion to Supreme Court justices saysTwo Trump administration officials concealed the role of a Republican redistricting strategist in adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census form, the American Civil Liberties Union alleged Thursday in a Supreme Court case that could affect the distribution of political power across the country over the next decade.
8:02 a.m. May 28, 2019 - Associated Press
Texas governor’s hand-picked elections chief resigns ahead of expected ouster Republican oversaw a botched scouring of voter rolls that misidentified legal voters as noncitizensRepublican Secretary of State David Whitley, who never received a confirmation vote, oversaw a scouring of voter rolls that misidentified legal voters as noncitizens.
1:52 a.m. May 28, 2019 - By Bérengère Sim
Brexit Brief: U.K. opposition leader backs second Brexit referendum After winning only 14% of the vote in the European parliament elections, leader Jeremy Corbyn tries to woo back anti-Brexit voters.
11:21 a.m. May 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Trump ouster of USCIS head Cissna creates latest vacancy at Homeland Security A person familiar with the matter told the AP that Ken Cuccinelli, the former attorney general of Virginia, was being considered for the jobPresident Donald Trump asked the head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to resign, leaving yet another vacancy within the Department of Homeland Security.
2:11 a.m. May 20, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Trump wants to quiz immigrants on civics — but many natural born Americans lack basic knowledge of government Just under half of people knew that Justice John Roberts was the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, a recent survey showedJust under half of people knew that Justice John Roberts was the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, a recent survey showed.
6:51 a.m. May 19, 2019 - By Ciara Linnane
Aurora maps its future as New Jersey gets set to put cannabis legalization to the vote New York is readying another cannabis bill after an earlier effort failed, while New Jersey has scrapped an effort to draft a lawAurora Cannabis Inc. shares were in focus again Thursday, as investors continued to digest weaker-than-expected earnings and the company’s plans to grow its business.
6:50 p.m. May 15, 2019 - By Vivian Salama
Media baron Conrad Black, convicted of fraud, receives pardon from Trump Black served over 3 years in prison, wrote book about Trump in 2018President Donald Trump granted a full pardon to media baron Conrad Black, whose fraud case “attracted broad support from many high-profile individuals who have vigorously vouched for his exceptional character,” the White House said in a statement.
7:34 p.m. May 12, 2019 - Associated Press
What does Pelosi mean when she says Trump could ‘self-impeach’?Democratic House speaker has publicly expressed patience in moving toward impeachment, mindful that Trump would likely secure acquittal in the Senate and accuse Democrats of overreach.
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