Speak Out: Census time

As it comes around for its once-per-decade counts of local residents, Sen. Tom Carper joined U.S. Census Bureau Director Dr. Steven Dillingham, Lt. Gov. Bethany Hall-Long and Sheila Bravo last week in explaining the importance of participation by Delawareans. • Yes, and Dems want illegal aliens counted so that they can get the numbers for […]

Speak Out: Trump and census

President Donald Trump is arguing he didn’t retreat when he abandoned his effort to insert a citizenship question into next year’s census and insists his fallback will prove a more accurate option. • If Trump was the kind to give up, he’d not be President Trump. — Chris Werner • More truthful the way he’s […]

White House asserts executive privilege in census fight

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has asserted executive privilege over documents that were subpoenaed by Congress related to the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, the Justice Department said Wednesday. The claim comes as the House Oversight Committee considers whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary […]