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" Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth Truth-telling, I have found, is the key to responsible citizenship. The thousands of criminals I have seen in 40 years of law enforcement have had one thing in common: Every single one was a liar. "
J. Edgar Hoover
" A Canadian is a Canadian is a Canadian. And you devalue the citizenship of every Canadian in this place and in this country when you break down and make it conditional for anyone. "
" Advocacy groups and voters are not wrong to push candidates to declare their position clearly on policy issues. That is good citizenship. Hard questions should be asked of every candidate, every politician. And those public servants should be prepared to answer, but in their own words. "
" After four centuries of Spanish rule, Puerto Rico was ceded to the United States in 1898. Residents were granted U.S. citizenship in 1917, and the federal government has allowed Puerto Rico to exercise authority over its local affairs in a manner similar to the 50 states. "
" Although an increasing proportion of the Hispanic population is foreign-born - about half of adults in this group - English proficiency is and should remain a requirement for citizenship. "
" And we'll build a path to citizenship for millions of immigrants who are already contributing to our economy! "
" And we should be a welcoming nation. Our identity is not based on race or ethnicity, it's based on a set of shared values. That's American citizenship. "
" Arizona is in the midst of a fiscal crisis. We've cut school funding. And they pass a bill questioning Obama's citizenship? For real? "
" Becoming a resident of a state may confer the right to get a driver's license, but it does not and should not confer citizenship. "
" Bernie Sanders supports offering a pathway to citizenship for immigrants already in the U.S. and halting deportations for almost 9 million hardworking undocumented fathers and mothers. "
" Birth on U.S. territory has never been an absolute claim to citizenship. "
" Black people have been fighting for basic citizenship rights since the inception of the country. "
" Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills. "
" Business owners have made a strong case to me that they need guest workers. But none has suggested that these workers should be placed on a path to citizenship. "
" Citizenship consists in the service of the country. "
" Citizenship is a privilege. We don't grant it to people because they think they deserve it. What have you done for the United States? "
" Citizenship is a tough occupation which obliges the citizen to make his own informed opinion and stand by it. "
" Citizenship must be precious, not handed out like candy in a parade. We don't ride along and throw out citizenship like you do M&M's or Tootsie Rolls or whatever it is we're tossing out in our parades. "
" Conservatives forget that citizenship is more than a thing to withhold from immigrants. Progressives forget it's more than a set of rights. "
" Crucially, I'd like to thank Labour party members up and down the country for sticking with us. For their active citizenship, their willingness to engage in our democracy, and for being there at the cutting edge of making our democracy work. "
" Elections remind us not only of the rights but the responsibilities of citizenship in a democracy. "
" Even if there's no way to stop U.S. corporations from shedding their U.S. identities and becoming foreign corporations, there's no reason they should retain the privileges of U.S. citizenship. "
" Everyone who is born holds dual citizenship, in the kingdom of the well and in the kingdom of the sick. "
" Experts always know everything but the fine points. When I took my citizenship exams, no one there knew how the White House came to be called the White House. "
" Foreigners may be admitted to citizenship by naturalization, either collectively or individually. Collective naturalization may occur when a foreign territory and its inhabitants are transferred to the United States. "
Charles A. Beard
" Full participation in government and society has been a basic right of the country symbolizing the full citizenship and equal protection of all. "
Charles B. Rangel
" Health care in Denmark is universal, free of charge and high quality. Everybody is covered as a right of citizenship. "
" Hospitals must provide emergency treatment to all who walk through the door, regardless of their citizenship status or ability to pay. "
" How can we possibly say the root of the Canadian approach to citizenship and immigration comes from Europe or the United States? I mean, we just don't do the same things. What I've said, very simply, is that unlike other colonies, for the first 250 years approximately, indigenous people were either the dominant force or an equal force. "
John Ralston Saul
" I am a naturalized U.S. citizen, which means that, unlike native-born citizens, I had to prove to the U.S. government that I merited citizenship. "
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