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Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

HEFFNER: I’m Alexander Heffner, your host on The Open Mind. If you think of the language of Citizen’s United, it’s truly oxymoronic. The interest of the citizens was hijacked. It’s not Citizen’s United, it’s corporations united. The decision that the Supreme Court made favored corporations unlimited control of the American government and as our recent …

What’s at stake in battle over 2020 census citizenship question

What’s at stake in battle over 2020 census citizenship question

JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, congressional Democrats today escalated a legal fight with the Trump administration over the U.S. census, voting to hold Attorney General William Barr and U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress. At issue, the intent of the administration’s move to include a citizenship question in the nationwide survey, …