Tag Archives: driver’s licenses

Lawmakers Spar Over Licenses for Illegal Immigrants

Illegal-Immigration-300Lawmakers got into a heated debate yesterday over a program that provides driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. Republicans introduced legislation to reject money for the program, a move Democrats were unhappy with. The bill would block the Hickenlooper administration from spending $166,000 in fees generated from Continue reading

State Issues Wrong Licenses to Illegal Immigrants

licenseColorado mistakenly issued regular driver’s licenses to 524 non-citizens, the latest problem in the state’s rollout of allowing some drivers in this country illegally to get driver’s licenses. MorphoTurst, a Department of Motor Vehicles Continue reading

State Tracking Licenses Issued to Illegal Immigrants

licenseOnly about half of Colorado’s illegal immigrants trying to get driver’s licenses or identification cards have managed to get documents during the first two weeks of a new law. Data from the state revenue department also shows that about 10 percent of illegal Continue reading

State to Begin Issuing Driver’s Licenses to Illegal Immigrants Today

licenseColorado will begin issuing driver’s licenses and identification cards to immigrants who are in the country illegally or have temporary legal status.  The documents will start being issued today amid high demand. About Continue reading

10,000 Illegal Immigrants to get Colorado Drivers Licenses

Illegal-Immigration-300About 10,000 immigrants in the country illegally have signed up to get Colorado driver’s licenses when they become available next month.  The state has added four full-time employees and 13 temporary employees to keep up with demand.  A law passed last year allows people who don’t have a Continue reading