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Could you pass a US citizenship test? Find Out here

January 5, 2011 politisite 0

In order to become a US citizen, immigrants must pass the Naturalization Test. American citizenship bestows the right to vote, improves the likelihood of family members living in other countries to come and live in the US, gives eligibility for federal jobs, and can be a way to demonstrate loyalty to the US. Applicants must get 6 answers out of 10 in an oral exam to pass the test. According […]

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Republicans take Hawaii House seat for first time in 20 years

May 23, 2010 politisite 0

For the first time in some twenty years a Republican has taken a Hawaii congressional seat.  The special election was held Saturday to replace retiring Congressman Neil Abercrombie.  Charles Djou won with nearly forty percent of the vote, with his closest competitor Colleen Hanabusa who had with 31 percent. The election was a “winner take all” election which is different from other states that require a run off if a […]