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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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Yes, it is the language of our countries most important documents. We should also remove multilingual translations and the government should provide free language courses. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Waite Park, MN
If they want to work here and make a home here, they should need to have some path to learn English. It's great to celebrate diversity, but without a minimum level of common understanding (language) it's difficult for societies to function. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Coyote, CA
Yes, and demonstrate fluency to earn citizenship. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Candler, NC
Part of becoming a citizen of a country is an appreciation of that country and a desire to be there and be a part of it and speak the primary language of that country. So yes they should make an effort to learn English. If someone only wants to come to... 4 years ago from a Republican in Montgomery, AL
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. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Newcastle, WY
They should be given a reasonable amount of time to learn English well-enough to fully participate in the American way of life. Of course, some native English-speakers can barely do that. However, learning English indicates a desire to become a part of... 4 years ago from a Democrat in Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Yes learn our language and have a sponsor to enter the USA. 4 years ago from a Republican in Largo, FL
I believe they have to speak English to become citizens and that should remain the requirement. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Salisbury, MD
No, but agencies and political parties should advertise and advocate immigrants learning english as a way to get better jobs and other services in the United States. 4 years ago from a Republican in North Richland Hills, TX
No, But quit providing them translators at tax payer expense. 4 years ago from a Libertarian in Rowlett, TX
The immigrants who have the most difficulty learning English are mothers with young children to care for. They may not have the opportunity to attend classes. Also, some people have an easy time learning a second language and others find it more... 4 years ago from a Democrat in Nedrow, NY
I think they should learn our language if they are to stay in our country and I think they should have affordable language courses available to all. 4 years ago from a Libertarian in Ridgefield, WA