President Donald Trump said Thursday he has asked lawyers to delay the U.S. census after the Supreme Court put on hold his administration’s plan to include a citizenship question in the survey next year.
“Can anyone really believe that as a great Country, we are not able the ask whether or not someone is a Citizen. Only in America!” Trump tweeted.
Earlier Thursday, the Supreme Court said the Commerce Department’s explanation for adding the citizenship question “seems to have been contrived.“
The court left open a path that might still let the question be added, but that would require...