Official Lies: How The Supreme Court Came To Be Ruling On Census Citizenship Question


The Commoner Call (5/2/19)

While the mainstream media will use neutered terms like “misled” to describe Donald Trump’s Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’s manipulations to get a citizenship question added to the 2020 census, it is clear he out-and-out lied to the public and congress about about the motive to tamper with the census. The question has not been on the census since 1950 and census experts within the Commerce Department and across the nation warn the question will artificially lower census numbers with far ranging impacts on future funding, political representation, public health efforts and far more

In this episode of the New York Times podcast The Daily the “rest of the story” of how the issue found its way to the Supreme Court and how, if approved, the likely national under count that will result will impact the nation are explored.

Link to 27-Minute Audio