Judges Reject Trump Administration Request To Swap Out Lawyers In Census Cases

July 10, 2019 - 5:19pm EDT
Photo Credit / Getty Images / AGGP

Two federal judges have rejected the Trump administration's requests to completely change the legal teams defending its efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

Jan 25 - 5:01am EST

At issue is whether the new administration should reverse course in cases where the Trump administration outlined a legal position. But the justices do not look kindly on the government flip-flopping.

Jan 25 - 5:00am EST

The trial itself will begin on Feb. 9, giving the Democratic House impeachment managers and Trump's defense team two weeks to file briefs and finalize their legal preparations.

Jan 25 - 5:00am EST

Over the weekend, Arizona Republicans voted to censure several prominent GOP members who have had differences with former President Trump — triggering a battle over the future of the state party.

Jan 24 - 7:58am EST

Dozens of people who took part in the January 6th insurrection had a military history. Officials have repeatedly pledged to root out extremism in the ranks, with little to show for it so far.

Jan 24 - 7:58am EST

Protestors marched in cities all over Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Jan 24 - 7:58am EST

Longtime diplomats were forced out or quit in protest during the Trump administration. Now, some are returning as Secretary of State-designate Tony Blinken vows to rebuild.

Jan 24 - 7:58am EST

Democrats argue major voting reforms are needed to protect democracy. Now, with control of Congress and the presidency, the party will need to decide what changes are realistic.

Jan 23 - 10:07pm EST

State GOP members passed resolutions at a meeting on Saturday to condemn three party leaders who they said failed to support President Trump: Gov. Doug Ducey, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Cindy McCain.

Jan 23 - 9:04pm EST

Facebook oversight board co-chair Jamal Greene tells NPR about what the board is considering as it weighs whether to allow Donald Trump back onto Facebook and Instagram.