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A judge said there will not be a citizenship question on the 2020 census.

President Trump wants it. He usually gets what he wants.

Now, it looks like he may take executive action.

From Axios:

President Trump is considering an executive order to try to move forward with a citizenship question on the 2020 census, top sources tell Jonathan Swan and me.

-“We didn’t come this far just to throw in the towel,” said a senior administration official with direct knowledge of the conversations.

Administration lawyers are exploring various legal options.

-A senior legal source said: “The administration is considering the appropriateness of an executive order that would address the constitutional need for the citizenship question to be included in the 2020 census.”

-But there is considerable skepticism within the administration that an executive order would succeed.

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