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Trump moves to keep census documents sought by Congress under wraps


President Donald Trump has asserted executive privilege in refusing to turn over to a U.S. House committee certain documents related to adding a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census, the Justice Department said in a letter to the committee on Wednesday. (Reuters US News) More More

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