In today’s Federal Newscast, Mark Esper is poised to become the next Defense secretary. If he’s confirmed, one of his first jobs will be to help fill the rest of the vacant politically-appointed positions in the Pentagon.
Trump abandons controversial bid to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, directs agencies dig through existing databases.
In an interview with The Associated Press, Barr said the Trump administration will take action in the coming days that he believes will allow the government to ask the controversial question.
The Justice Department says it will continue to look for legal grounds to force the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Federal Trade Commission said complaints about scammers pretending to be from the government reached the highest levels on record this spring.
Trump says it’s important that a ‘very simple and basic’ question be included on the 2020 census: ‘Are you a Citizen of the United States?’
The Department of Justice says it’s still looking for a way to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census
The Justice Department says the 2020 Census is moving ahead without a question about citizenship
The Supreme Court is forbidding President Donald Trump’s administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census for now
In today’s Federal Newscast, legislation in both the House and Senate aims to guarantee every senior a Social Security cost of living adjustment with an annual floor of no less than 3%.