Views From A U.S. Naturalization Ceremony As Immigration Plan Critics Call Its Citizenship Path 'Amnesty'


Newly naturalized American citizens stand to take the Oath of... News PhotoCitizenship,Emigration and Immigration,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Immigrant,Law,National Border,Naturalization Ceremony,New York City,North,North America,Politics,Senate,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergNewly naturalized American citizens stand to take the Oath of Allegiance during a Naturalization Ceremony at the Jacob K. Javits Federal Building in New York, U.S., on Friday, April 19, 2013. A Senate plan to rewrite U.S. immigration law has stoked a years-old debate over allowing undocumented residents a chance to become citizens, a measure viewed by opponents as rewarding lawbreakers with 'amnesty' and undercutting American workers. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images