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Texas may require students to pass citizenship test

BY ALEX SAMUELS AND ADITI BHANDARI Texas may soon require high school students take a version of the test all immigrants looking for U.S. citizenship must pass. On Wednesday, the Texas House tentatively approved a bill that would eliminate the required U.S. history end-of-course for public high schoolers and replace that with a version of the civics test that immigrants […]