Incoming: Citizenship Data, ICE raids, and Tropical Storm Barry

Incoming: Citizenship Data, ICE raids, and Tropical Storm Barry

Skimm This - July 12, 2019 - 11:59

President Donald Trump has dropped the idea of adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census. But he says he has a back-up plan to get the data anyway. Which could affect elections across the country. We’ll explain. Meanwhile, Republicans and Dems in Congress are visiting detention camps along the Mexican border - but are coming back with different stories. Today’s hearing comes right before planned ICE raids begin on Sunday. We break it down. Also on today’s episode: a tropical storm makes its way to Louisiana, and a great match at Wimbledon.

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