Why is the Trump administration collecting biometric data from migrants?

A mother and her son are given arm bands after turning themselves into U.S. Border Patrol agents to claim asylum after crossing the Rio Grande in El Paso, Texas on March 19, 2019.Paul Ratje / AFP – Getty Images file The Department of Homeland Security has moved up its compilation of biometric information from migrant … More Why is the Trump administration collecting biometric data from migrants?

Supreme Court takes up the case on the a citizenship question on the 2020 census

The nation’s first Latina justice leveled an impassioned, persistent counterattack from the bench as the Trump administration defended its move to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census at the Supreme Court Tuesday. Justice Sonia Sotomayor interrupted US Solicitor General Noel Francisco before he could finish his second sentence and did not let up … More Supreme Court takes up the case on the a citizenship question on the 2020 census