Attorney General Becerra: Final Judgment Filed Permanently Blocking Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued the following statement after a U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California issued a judgment in accordance with the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in June permanently barring the Trump Administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census:

“This judgement closes the door on any further attempts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census – once and for all,” said Attorney General Becerra.  “Now it’s time to get to work to ensure a thorough and accurate count takes place next year.  We strongly encourage everyone to participate in the 2020 census.”