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Denham’s military citizenship bill progressing


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Washington, April 16, 2017 | By The Record | comments

A bill to help make a path to citizenship to those who serve in the military is gaining sponsors in Congress, according to Rep. Jeff Denham’s office.

The bill, HR60, was introduced by Denham, R-Turlock, at the beginning of the year.

During his presidential campaign, Trump was asked during a forum whether he believed an undocumented person who wants to serve in the military deserves to stay in the United States legally.

His response: “I think that when you serve in the armed forces, that’s a very special situation, and I could see myself working that out, absolutely.”

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