US Supreme Court weighs Trump bid to bar ‘illegals’ from census

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    The US Supreme Court is weighing a bid by the Trump administration to bar undocumented immigrants from being counted in the 2020 census, used to apportion seats in the House of Representatives. FRANCE 24’s international affairs editor Armen Georgian explains the move could turn some blue states red.

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