AG Balderas Announces Major Court Victory As NY Judge Rejects Trump-Proposed Census Citizenship Question

AG Balderas Announces Major Court Victory As NY Judge Rejects Trump-Proposed Census Citizenship Question

Change in Rule would have hit New Mexico harder than any other State

Albuquerque, NM – On Tuesday, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced a major court victory, as a judge in New York rejected a proposal that would have required proof of citizenship for all individuals completing the 2020 census. This proposal was initiated by the Trump administration in 2018.