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No Citizenship Question Will Be on the 2020 Census

By on July 11, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
No Citizenship Question Will Be on the 2020 Census

The Trump administration abandoned efforts to put a citizenship question on the 2020 census and is instead taking an alternate route to gather the information.

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The Problem with the Current Government Shutdown

By on January 7, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The Problem with the Current Government Shutdown

The author says that the current partial government shutdown is largely not causing any real pain for the general public.

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Appeals Court Rules MSPB Erred in Handling Coerced Retirement Claim

By on September 12, 2018 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Appeals Court Rules MSPB Erred in Handling Coerced Retirement Claim

A Department of Commerce employee has convinced the appeals court that his retirement was involuntary because of a hostile work environment.

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Commerce Secretary Will Sell His Equities

on July 13, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will sell his equity holdings after a government ethics office noted inaccuracies and omissions in his financial disclosure reports.

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Lawmakers Want Investigation of Commerce Secretary for Possible Insider Trading Violation

By on June 29, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Want Investigation of Commerce Secretary for Possible Insider Trading Violation

Several lawmakers want the SEC to investigate the stock trading activities of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.

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ACLU Sues Commerce Department Over Census Citizenship Question

By on June 7, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
ACLU Sues Commerce Department Over Census Citizenship Question

Another lawsuit has been filed over the inclusion of a citizenship question on the upcoming census.

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Census Bureau Will Be Checking Answers to Citizenship Question

By on April 4, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Census Bureau Will Be Checking Answers to Citizenship Question

If you don’t answer the citizenship status question on the census, will it matter? The Census Bureau has developed a plan for this possibility.

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Kasich Wants to Eliminate the Commerce Department

By on November 3, 2015 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Kasich Wants to Eliminate the Commerce Department

Republican presidential candidate John Kasich said that as president, he would eliminate the Commerce Department because it is a “text book example of what needs to change [with the federal bureaucracy].”

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