Bill Would Tie Federal Funds To Citizenship : FedSmith.com
Bill Would Tie Federal Funds to Citizenship : FedSmith.com
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Congressman Luke Messer (R-IN)
Recently introduced legislation would require any federal funds handed out to states and localities to be based on the number of U.S. citizens and legal immigrants only.
Congressman Luke Messer (R-IN) introduced the Funding Americans First Act (H.R. 5435) shortly after news that the Commerce Department announced plans to reinstate the citizenship status question on the 2020 Census. The bill would direct federal agencies to use the number of U.S. citizens residing in a …