Terry H. Schwadron

March 10, 2019

One more court has weighed in to say that efforts by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to introduce a Census question about citizenship was illegal and “in bad faith,” one in a series of rulings that likely are bringing heartburn to the White House.

Indeed, San Francisco federal Judge Richard Seeborg widened a previous ruling by New York Judge Jesse Furman that Ross had violated the constitutional underpinning of representative democracyby trying to affect the Census outcome. The Supreme Court already had…