English as the Official Language of the United States: An Overview

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This report provides background on contemporary efforts to declare English the official language, a review of selected issues raised by official English proposals in Congress, and a summary of arguments that have been advanced in favor of and in opposition to such proposals.

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Creation Date: April 1, 1997
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C., USA
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  • Creation: April 1, 1997
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This report provides background on contemporary efforts to declare English the official language, a review of selected issues raised by official English proposals in Congress, and a summary of arguments that have been advanced in favor of and in opposition to such proposals.

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