Flag Day (United States)

88 people become U.S. citizens at Williamsburg naturalization ceremony

88 people become U.S. citizens at Williamsburg naturalization ceremony

Sharon Dorsey said she wished that each person who would soon become U.S. citizens could stand at the podium where she was and look out amongst the crowd. 

"The view is quite beautiful," said Dorsey, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's manager of diversity and inclusion. "You represent a diverse range of backgrounds, talents, beliefs and you are being recognized today as an all-encompassing group of individuals radiating a sense of community, commitment and belonging."

U.S. District Judge Mark S. Davis administered the oath of allegiance to 88 new citizens from 44 countries Wednesday during a Flag Day naturalization ceremony at the...

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