Philadelphia Commission Okays “Order in English” Signs
Philadelphia cheesesteak shop owner Joey Vento made national headlines when he put up a sign in his business asking customers to order in English. Yesterday, a Phaildephia Commission of Human Relations panel voted 2-1 that the signs are not in violation of city regulations.
Read an article on the decision here.
U.S. English, Inc. is the nation's oldest and largest non-partisan citizens' action group dedicated to preserving the unifying role of the English language in the United States. Founded in 1983 by the late Sen. S.I. Hayakawa of California, U.S. English, Inc. (
) now has more than 2 million members.