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Supporting Citizenship: An Opportunity for State and Local Governments

Updated July 23, 2018 | From Immigrant Legal Resource Center

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Many lawful permanent residents who hope to become citizens face obstacles including financial barriers, language barriers, the need for affordable legal help, and an overwhelming lack of knowledge about the naturalization process. This policy primer enumerates a number of ways that city, county, and state governments can support naturalization in their communities.

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