June 13, 2019

CfA Calls for Perjury Investigation of Trump Officials for False Testimony About Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

CfA called on the Department of Justice to open a criminal investigation into A. Mark Neuman, a former transition official at the Department of Commerce, and John Gore, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General, for having potentially committed perjury by lying about their efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.

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