Newest U.S. citizens celebrate Constitution Day

New citizens are sworn in at the National Archives to mark the 225th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution.

Pablo Mendez, originally from the Dominican Republic, raises an American flag as his name is called on Sept. 17, 2012, at the National Archives Building in Washington, during a naturalization ceremony to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Pablo Mendez, originally from the Dominican Republic, raises an American flag as his name is called on Sept. 17, 2012, at the National Archives Building in Washington, during a naturalization ceremony to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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