Today’s Must-Read: Linda Greenhouse: “The Supreme Court, the Census Case and the Truth: Will the justices be the administration’s enablers or form a firewall against its lies?”

Linda Greenhouse NYT column: But if the plaintiff states are going to lose, it seems to me that it matters greatly how they lose. What was depressing and even scary about the April 23 argument was the disingenuous lengths to which the … Continue reading

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“Justice Department refuses to comply with congressional subpoena for testimony on citizenship question and 2020 Census”

WaPo: The Justice Department said Wednesday that it will not comply with a congressional subpoena for a Trump administration official to testify in a House panel’s investigation of the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.In a letter … Continue reading

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“The Supreme Court Is Poised to Shred Its Credibility to Let Trump Rig the Census”

Mark Joseph Stern: What’s startling about Roberts, Kavanaugh, and Gorsuch’s questions in particular is that they seem to betray fundamental principles of the court’s conservative bloc. Gorsuch has disclaimed reliance on international law, proclaiming: “We have our own tradition and our own … Continue reading

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Breaking: Supreme Court in Census Citizenship Case Adds Constitutional Question (Enumeration Clause) to the Ongoing Briefing in the Case

Hansi Lo Wang: NEW: The Supreme Court has expanded the #CitizenshipQuestion case at #SCOTUS to consider whether including the question is unconstitutional, in addition to whether adding it violated administrative law?https://t.co/EA9sXoIlR1 pic.twitter.com/fKXv9CoUnj— Hansi Lo Wang (@hansilowang) March 15, 2019 As … Continue reading

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