H.R.997 - English Language Unity Act of 2011
To declare English as the official language of the United States, to establish a uniform English language rule for naturalization, and to avoid misconstructions of the English language texts of the laws of the United States, pursuant to Congress' powers to provide for the general welfare of the United States and to establish a uniform rule of naturalization under article I, section 8, of the Constitution.
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H.R.997 English Language Unity Act of 2011
November 24, 2011
I am writing as your constituent in the 5th Congressional district of Oregon. I support H.R.997 - English Language Unity Act of 2011, and am tracking it using OpenCongress.org, the free public resource website for government transparency and accountability.
This is an excellent way to save taxpayer money, something I know you are very concerned about! Please support this legislation; in fact, I urge you to co-sponsor it!