I became an American because I wanted to vote, I wanted to be part of the country that gave me so much when I needed it the most. Getting out of Bosnia after 3 years of war was the hardest thing to do, America was there to help me and my family survive. I became an American because I love this country for what it stands and the values it holds. I became an American because the opportunities that come with being a citizen of the greatest nation in the world. This is why I became an American.
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