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Senator Lankford: Change Citizenship Language To Reflect Freedom Of Religion

Jun 9th, 2015 | By
Even as the Obama administration calls on nations to secure religious freedoms globally, advocates say the effort would get a boost with more action and leadership from the United States itself. Read more: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/oct/29/us-must-do-more-for-religious-freedom-advocates-sa/#ixzz3HdJ1XMcn Follow us: @washtimes on Twitter

Senator James Lankford (R-OK) urged the Department of Homeland Security to change all United States Citizenship and Immigration Services naturalization and citizenship materials to reflect our First Amendment right of the free exercise of religion, instead of simply the “freedom of worship.” Currently, the naturalization test civics questions only reflect “freedom of worship.”