The anticipated announcement comes as the president exhibits frustration over the Supreme Court decision that his administration failed to provide adequate justification for adding the question.over the question are still playing out in lower courts.
It isn’t yet clear exactly what kind of executive action the president will take. Prior to the president’s announced Rose Garden presser, administration officials inside the Justice Department have expressed skepticism about the viability of an executive order.
An executive order is expected to be instantly challenged in court, while the administration is under a deadline to print the census. No one within Justice Department has been able to articulate another way for the president to proceed with his push to add the question.
Mr. Trump has previously, although he also said last week his administration was exploring multiple possible other routes.
The White House has not yet announced a time for the press conference.
This is a developing story and will be updated.
CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid contributed to this report.