Republican Senator Suggests Adding Questions About Criminal Records On US Census
Republican Sen. Mike Lee wants to add another question to the upcoming U.S. census. He would like add something about criminal records to help get former convicts back into the workforce. According to Reuters, he wants to find out what laws had on impact on them that they didn't intend. There is reportedly a lack of data of people with criminal records in U.S. economic statistics. Another question up for debate is the Trump administration wanting to ask about citizenship status.