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Permanent residence and federal employment.

Dallas, TX |

I am a permanent resident and have been recently hired by federal agency, Its not a armed force. In this case can I apply for citizenship.

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  1. Government employment gives no special citizenship option. You may be eligible to apply for naturalization after 3 or 5 years as a lawful permanent resident, depending on how you achieved that status.

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  2. Only if you meet the normal requirements for US citizenship.

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