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Mon Jul 15, 2019, 01:06 PM

Feds Producing Data For States To Do Anti-Immigrant Redistricting Overhaul

Source: Talking Points Memo



By Tierney Sneed
July 15, 2019 11:33 am

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has directed the Census Bureau to prepare to offer states the data they’d need to do a redistricting overhaul that would boost “Republicans and Non-Hispanic Whites,” in the words of a deceased GOP consultant.

That the administration is taking that step is not surprising, given that President Trump said that it would last week while announcing that the 2020 census would not have a citizenship question.

But the government formally put that intention in writing in a regulatory notice that was published over the weekend.

The document was an update to a previous notice about the the government’s plans for the 2020 census that confirmed that the survey would not include a citizenship question due to the Supreme Court decision blocking it.

Read more: https://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/citizenship-data-states-redistricting-bureau-directed-data

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Mon Jul 15, 2019, 01:12 PM

1. Is this even legal for the Feds to do this?? serious. They are helping one group and

not others. It does not seem legal to me. but what do I know.

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Response to riversedge (Reply #1)

Mon Jul 15, 2019, 01:26 PM

2. As an earlier DU post stated; Fascism is now in full test mode.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Mon Jul 15, 2019, 01:28 PM

3. ACLU getting plenty of work with this Administration

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