Both of these groups are not allowed to vote in federal or state electionsalthough there is no constitutional prohibition against their doing so. Unlike permanent residents, U. This does NOT impact birthright citizenship.
Further, the report found large regional disparities, with wait times far longer in the Southwest and South Florida than in other regions of the country. For example, as specified in 8 U. Perhaps the only quantifiable economic benefit of U.
Perhaps this can be seen as a cynical attempt to qualify more easily for U. Steffas said. The program offers a model for communities large and small that want to help immigrants to become citizens.