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Mayor Jim Kenney has created an office to help the city get the most complete count possible on the 2020 census.
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Pat Loeb
January 29, 2019 - 2:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mayor Jim Kenney has created an office to help the city get the most complete count possible on the 2020 census. The census determines congressional representation and the distribution of an estimated $675 billion in federal funds. After a big push for the 2010 census...
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In this April 29, 2010 file photo, census employees, including Joseph Mintz, seated, and Lesley Rubinger, far right, assemble after a training course in New York.
Bebeto Matthews/AP, file
January 15, 2019 - 11:01 am
By Larry Neumeister, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge blocked the Trump administration Tuesday from asking about citizenship status on the 2020 census, the first major ruling in cases contending that officials ramrodded the question through for Republican political purposes to...
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In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, a one-month dosage of hormonal birth control pills is displayed in Sacramento, Calif.
Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo, File
January 15, 2019 - 6:48 am
By Marc Levy, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday put a nationwide hold on Trump administration rules that allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. U.S. District Judge Wendy Beetlestone in Philadelphia agreed with a lawsuit...
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is accompanied by Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir, as he departs from Saudi Arabia's King Khalid International, in Riyadh, Monday, January 14, 2019.
Andrew Cabellero-Reynolds/Pool via AP
January 14, 2019 - 8:26 am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Trump administration expects Saudi Arabia to hold "every single person" responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi accountable, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday after talks with senior Saudi officials that also focused on Mideast crises...
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In this Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017 file picture, the Eiffel Tower, country flags and the Dome are seen from the garden of the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France.
Francois Mori/AP Photo, File
January 01, 2019 - 10:00 am
By Thomas Adamson, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — The United States and Israel officially quit of the U.N.'s educational, scientific and cultural agency at the stroke of midnight, the culmination of a process triggered more than a year ago amid concerns that the organization fosters anti-Israel bias...
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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
Senior Airman Clayton Wear/U.S. Air Force via AP, File
December 18, 2018 - 11:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump launched the Pentagon's new Space Command Tuesday, an effort to better organize and advance the military's vast operations in space that could cost as much as $800 million over the next five years. Trump signed a one-page memorandum Tuesday authorizing the...
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CNN's Jim Acosta speaks to journalists on the North Lawn upon returning back to the White House in Washington, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
November 19, 2018 - 11:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has again targeted White House press credentials for CNN reporter Jim Acosta. After a federal judge ordered that Acosta's credentials be temporarily restored last week, the White House sent Acosta a letter saying it had made the "preliminary decision" to...
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CNN's Jim Acosta walks out of the U.S. District Courthouse with a smile, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana
November 16, 2018 - 8:36 am
By Jessica Gresko and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ordered the Trump administration on Friday to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, though a lawsuit over the credentials' revocation is continuing. U.S. District...
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
October 31, 2018 - 5:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the number of military troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexican border could go as high as 15,000 as he draws a hard line on immigration in the lead-up to the midterm elections . With his eyes squarely on next Tuesday's contests, Trump has...
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Trick-or-treaters in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
October 31, 2018 - 4:41 pm
By Doug Criss (CNN) -- Americans long have used petitions to try to solve the nation's thorniest problems, and now a really weighty issue has landed atop the stack: moving Halloween to the weekend. The petition , addressed to President Donald Trump, wants the US to celebrate Halloween on...
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