Hansi Lo Wang

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A Week Later: Families Displaced by Hurricane Michael Don't Know What's Next

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Hundreds of families in Florida displaced by Hurricane Michael have been sheltering in school buildings for more than a week. Many are not sure where they'll live after these temporary shelters close.


FEMA Assesses Needs Of Rural Residents In Florida's Panhandle

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A week after Hurricane Michael ravaged Florida's panhandle, relief efforts are only just reaching some remote, rural communities that need medical care and tarps after the storm.


Commerce Secretary Now Recalls Discussing Citizenship Question With Steve Bannon

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Wilbur Ross now says he spoke with the former White House adviser and the U.S. Attorney General months before a 2020 census citizenship question request became public, according to a court document.


Census Citizenship Question Lawsuits Move Toward Supreme Court Showdown

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

The Trump administration is asking the justices again to block the depositions of senior officials in lawsuits over a controversial question about U.S. citizenship status on the 2020 census.


Census Bureau Nominee Offers No Opinion On Census Citizenship Question

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

"I have no plans to voice an opinion" on the controversial 2020 census question about citizenship status, President Trump's nominee Steven Dillingham testified during his Senate confirmation hearing.


Trump Administration Moves To Escalate Census Lawsuits To Supreme Court

Saturday, September 29, 2018

The administration is asking a lower court to block Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' deposition as it prepares to ask the Supreme Court to review the lawsuits over the 2020 census citizenship question.


Appeals Court Rules DOJ Official Must Testify For Census Lawsuits

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court order to depose Justice Department official John Gore about the 2020 census citizenship question DOJ requested.


Judge Orders Commerce Secretary To Testify About Census Citizenship Question

Friday, September 21, 2018

A federal judge in New York has ordered Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to face questioning under oath over his decision to add a controversial citizenship question to the 2020 census.


Trump Officials 'Did Not Want' Census Survey To Ask About Sexual Orientation

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Four federal agencies under President Obama requested new sexual orientation and gender identity questions for the American Community Survey. Under President Trump, the proposal stalled.


DOJ Didn't Want To Request Census Question During FBI's 'Comey Matter'

Monday, September 17, 2018

The Trump administration has said the Justice Department needs a citizenship question on the 2020 census. But a newly unredacted memo shows DOJ staff initially "did not want to raise the question."


Census Citizenship Question Trial Could Start Day Before Midterm Elections

Friday, September 14, 2018

A federal judge in New York has set Nov. 5 as the start date of the first potential trial of the six lawsuits over the 2020 census citizenship question that dozens of states and cities want removed.


Trump Officials Prepared For Supreme Court Fight Over Census Question

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Secretary Wilbur Ross warned Commerce Department officials that they should be "very careful" about "everything" when adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census.


Trump Officials Say They Can't Recall Discussing Census Citizenship Question

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

As part of the lawsuits over the 2020 census citizenship question, officials who worked with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross had trouble answering inquiries about their roles.


Courts Deliver Trump 5 Setbacks In Census Citizenship Lawsuits

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

A federal judge's ruling allowing a Maryland lawsuit to proceed is the latest win for critics of a question about U.S. citizenship status planned for the 2020 census.


California Legal Challenges To Census Citizenship Question To Continue

Friday, August 17, 2018

A federal judge in San Francisco has rejected the Trump administration's motion to dismiss two lawsuits over the 2020 census question. A potential trial could start in January 2019.


Census Citizenship Question Lawsuits In California Likely To Proceed, Judge Says

Friday, August 10, 2018

Dozens of states, cities and other groups are trying to get a question about U.S. citizenship status removed from the 2020 census. Two cases in New York are already heading toward a potential trial.


Officials Botched 2020 Census Printing Contract, Report Finds

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The U.S. Government Publishing Office "did not do an adequate job of protecting" the government's interest, according to a report by the agency's Office of the Inspector General that NPR has obtained.


Senate Bill To Require Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Data By 2030 Census

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

A group of Democrats says the data could help more LGBTQ people get access to social services and strengthen civil rights protections. Some privacy experts worry the data could be used against people.


Bankrupt Contractor Will Get $5.5 Million For Not Printing 2020 Census Forms

Monday, July 30, 2018

Less than two years before the start of the 2020 census, the U.S. government is looking for a new printer after canceling its $61 million contract with bankrupt company Cenveo.


'I Will Call The AG': Trump Officials Pushed For Census Citizenship Question

Monday, July 30, 2018

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who oversees the census, pressured his staff about getting a citizenship question onto the 2020 census months before the Justice Department requested one, emails show.