Saturday, August 6, 2022

Protecting Native American Voting Rights and more: This Week at Interior


US Dept of the Interior: This Week at Interior July 29, 2022
  • Secretary Haaland helps launch the Federal Interagency Council on Outdoor Recreation; 
  • the Biden-Harris administration and Interior outline steps to protect Native American voting rights; 
  • the long-awaited rehabilitation of the historic George Washington Memorial Parkway is underway; 
  • investments from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law help rural communities reclaim abandoned coal mines, help Lake Tahoe fight invasive species and support the National Fish Passage Program at a Pennsylvania wildlife refuge; 
  • it's the return of endangered winter-run Chinook salmon eggs to the McCloud River upstream of California's Shasta Reservoir; 
  • the Korean War Veterans Memorial on the National Mall adds a Wall of Remembrance to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom; 
  • and the Earth becomes art in our social media Pictures of the Week! 

POP QUIZ:

USCIS 100:09. What are two rights in the Declaration of Independence?

USCIS 100:48. There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them.

USCIS 100:70. Who was the first President?*

USCIS 100:78. Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s.*

USCIS 100:87. Name one American Indian tribe in the United States.

USCIS 100:94. What is the capital of the United States?*

Friday, August 5, 2022

A Typical U.S. Citizenship Interview with Hafida and Teacher Jennifer

Milpitas Adult School starts August 15, 2022 9:00 am! 
Evening session beings August 16, 2022 5:45 pm!

uscitizenpod: A Typical U.S. Citizenship Interview with Hafida and Teacher Jennifer

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Pelosi Visits Taiwan, Defying China

Milpitas Adult School starts August 15, 2022 9:00 am! 
Evening session beings August 16, 2022 5:45 pm!

 


A U.S. congressional delegation led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has arrived in Taiwan, defying warnings by China, which has threatened a military response. The threats are raising fears of a new crisis in the Taiwan Strait, as VOA's Bill Gallo reports from Seoul, South Korea.

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POP QUIZ

USCIS 100:16. Who makes federal laws?

USCIS 100:31. If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President?

USCIS 100:41. Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the federal government. What is one power of the federal government?

USCIS 100:47. What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?

USCIS 100:83. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?

USCIS 100:89. What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Easy Practice U.S. Citizenship Interview with Hafida Elidrissi

Milpitas Adult School starts August 15, 2022 9:00 am! 
Evening session beings August 16, 2022 5:45 pm!

 


Monday, August 1, 2022

Senate Democrats Move Forward Bill to Tackle Climate, Taxes, Healthcare, Inflation

Milpitas Adult School starts August 15, 2022 9:00 am! 
Evening session beings August 16, 2022 5:45 pm!

VOA News: Senate Democrats Move Forward Bill to Tackle Climate, Taxes, Healthcare, Inflation

POP QUIZ

USCIS 100:16. Who makes federal laws?

USCIS 100:17. What are the two parts of the U.S. Congress?*

USCIS 100:20. Who is one of your state’s U.S. Senators now?*

USCIS 100:33. Who signs bills to become laws?

USCIS 100:45. What are the two major political parties in the United States?*

USCIS 100:46. What is the political party of the President now?