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ordinance
used in Do You Speak American?

5 uses
  • Wall faulted Bush, as governor of Texas, for not taking action, like cutting off state funds, after the El Cenizo ordinance.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (58% in)
  • "; "Banning English Divisive Measure"; "Hot in Any Language"; "Town's Ordinance a Step Backwards"; "Small Town News Can Grow Big and Ugly"; "Texas Town Makes Spanish Official, Stirs War of Words."
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (45% in)
  • El Cenizo compounded the affront by passing an ordinance that no town official (there were two at the time) had to collaborate with U.S. Immigration authorities or the Border Patrol.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (46% in)
  • Now the movement has descended to the municipal level, with a town here or there passing an English-only ordinance, which has little effect.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (73% in)
  • The result in San Francisco was a transgender protection ordinance.
    seven — Language from a State of Change (86% in)

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