For more than 200 years, the U.S. Constitution has required our government to count the American people to measure our country's demographics and determine the number of congressional seats in each state and to distribute billions in critical federal funding.
But Donald Trump just announced that he wants to advance his illegal, anti-immigrant agenda by injecting the question of citizenship into the census. With so much at stake for Hawai‘i and our nation, we need to join together with one voice to reject this discriminatory ploy to undermine our democracy.
You have stood with me in opposing Trump's travel ban. Now, let's stand together in telling Congress to stop Trump before it is too late.