Casimir Pulaski

Little-remembered Revolutionary War hero a step closer to citizenship

Little-remembered Revolutionary War hero a step closer to citizenship

Honorary U.S. citizens: Lafayette, Winston Churchill, Mother Teresa. And soon, perhaps, Bernardo de Galvez. 

Legislation to make the Spanish hero of the American Revolution an honorary U.S. citizen cleared the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, even though some of its members said they had never heard of him.

The effort has been pushed by Florida’s congressional delegation, led by Rep. Jeff Miller, a Republican whose district includes Pensacola, where

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