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California Senate Participates in Citizenship Ceremony for 20 Young Immigrants
SACRAMENTO – On Monday, twenty young immigrants, ranging in age from 10-21 years old and from 20 different countries, were sworn in as United States citizens on the California Senate floor. This citizenship ceremony was a bipartisan effort led by Senate Pro Tem Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles) and Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield).
Here are excerpts from Senator Fuller’s remarks from the Senate Floor: Continue reading