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The U.S. nationality law requires applicants to have a working knowledge of the English language in order achieve citizenship. In 1990 the government passed exceptions to this requirement for older applicants and those with mental or physical disabilities. See recent immigrant assimilation news
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No, but it should be made a priority to offer them the opportunity to learn it. 5 years ago from a Green in Potwin, KS
Circumstances will dictate the immigrants learning English. Unfortunately, by the second and third generation no one speaks the heritage language any longer. What's the problem!. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Tempe, AZ
Not unless the US makes English its official language. If that happens then yes. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Lewisburg, PA
If they seek U.S. citizenship, they should still be required to be conversant and capable of reading and writing in English. Otherwise, they should be encouraged to learn English and have available resources that they can access. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Newcastle, WY
Yes, and students in the US should be required to learn a foreign language as well. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Festus, MO
Yes, provide free English but to save on government spending on a federal and state wide we must cut down by removing multilingual paper documents , how ever digital documents are ok. 5 years ago from a Republican in Leominster, MA
Maintaining your native culture is extremely important, but people who move to the US and do not learn English are forever at a disadvantage to an English speaking person. The multiple cultures and melting pot culture of the US should be celebrated, but... 5 years ago from a Republican in Castle Hayne, NC
I believe they have to speak English to become citizens and that should remain the requirement. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Salisbury, MD
Yes, keep everything in the official language of the country and provide interpreters for other languages. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Spring Hill, FL