Attorney General Bill Barr, speaking after Trump, acknowledged the administration would face continued legal battles if it continued to push for the census question.
There is a long tradition in political philosophy that understands injustice as unequal treatment without justification.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced on Tuesday that the state would be suing the Trump administration for its citizenship question on the 2020 census.
A group of democratic attorney generals made the complaint in a letter to the Trump administration
The Department of Justice has asked the Census Bureau if it could include a question about citizenship in the 2020 census form.