Q: I have a permanent green card, I was approved for Public Housing. Would that count against me for citizenship ?
Would that hurt me or count against me when applying for naturalization.
A: It shouldn't prevent you from obtaining citizenship, though often times there is a great deal of subjectivity.
If you were a recipient of public housing prior to obtaining your resident status , you needed to disclose the receipt of such aid at the time that you requested resident status.
If you received the benefit after attaining your resident status, then that sole factor does not disqualify you from applying for naturalization.
Good luck to you.
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