The United States Census Bureau has stopped tallying the number of illegal aliens living in the U.S., an order initially requested by President Trump, according to a report.
As part of an executive order issued by Trump, the president had ordered the Census Bureau to tally the number of illegal aliens in each state. The total would allow congressional apportionment, where the number of U.S. House seats are allocated, to be based on the citizen and legal immigrant population to prevent states like California, with large illegal populations, from inflating their congressional power.
The Census Bureau, according to NPR, has stopped all efforts in tallying the total number of illegal aliens living in the U.S., as President-Elect Joe Biden is soon to be inaugurated:
The U.S. Census Bureau has halted all work on President Trump’s directive to produce a state-by-state count of unauthorized immigrants that would have been used