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-- -- is a privilege that comes from being an American citizen so you thought.
But in Portland in -- residential decide whether or not nonunion US citizens should be allowed to vote in local elections Chicago.
Already allows non citizens to vote in school board elections in San Francisco has a similar measure on their ballot.
But should -- legal residents who are not citizens have a say in how we govern our nation.
Fox News legal analyst Peter -- junior will open with the answer to that question morning.
-- it's kind of frightening.
It's come and gone in the last ten years this notion that someone with a foreign passport.
By -- suspected of paying taxes that they're living at a community.
Should have the capacity devoted and local school board elections it's a slippery slope to destroying the importance in the purpose of citizenship.
In this country.
It's kind of a stealth measure by the Democratic Party.
To increase the ranks.
Of their particular party but these green card holders -- -- -- the issue is someone that is legally in this country cold and green card.
That would have the right to vote in a school board election -- -- City Council election.
In cities like San Francisco.
That end to war Portland Maine though we have in Chicago we did at one point have a New York City.
But what we're saying is it's -- -- have a green card.
You haven't -- citizenship classes.
You you you haven't shown proficiency in civics.
And taken 888 citizenship test in English and you're holding the passport.
-- -- -- And you swear allegiance to that foreign country.
So what we're saying the people who -- for this is -- well as a matter of fairness because you're contributing to the community.
To the voting rights of a US citizen whether naturalized.
Or natural so this is what we're looking at right now Peter.
So I guess we have to be aware of it to take action may -- if -- upset by I think it take action in your state before comes I think we have to understand what the importance of citizenship is in this country.
And I think -- been -- to be aware of Peter Jensen junior we'll see you tomorrow thank you very much right well done.
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