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The swearing-in ceremony for new American citizens is one of the most important events we can celebrate. I was amazed at the disrespect paid to our new citizens at the ceremony in the office at 8801 NW Seventh Ave. that was more about the Miami Heat than the United States of America.

The official not only flew a Heat balloon above the podium that blocked the U.S. seal, but ended the ceremony with “Go Heat!” What a trivial and disrespectful way to mark this great event. Our new citizens all deserve more and I apologize to them and say “Welcome to this great country of America” with the appropriate respect and congratulations.

Carol Damian, Mia

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