Post Tagged with: "driver’s licenses"

Due to the lack of driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants, some cities, among them Plainfield, issued ID cards like this one shown by Manuel Perech. (Photo via El Diario)

NJ Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants?

Metro Area, Transportation November 10, 2015 at 2:24 pm

Hispanic and pro-immigrant groups are putting pressure on the New Jersey Legislature to approve a state law establishing driver’s licenses for residents without lawful status, El Diario reports.

CT Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Resonates Among NY Chinese

CT Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Resonates Among NY Chinese

East Asian, In the News, Metro Area, Transportation June 4, 2013 at 8:40 pm

Sing Tao Daily reports that some Chinese community leaders hope New York will follow the example of Connecticut, which now lets undocumented immigrants obtain a driver’s license. And in the meantime, some in the community may even relocate to the neighboring state to get a license.

(Via Manhattan Times)

Voices in Focus: Continued Strife Over Nets Arena

Culture, Education August 24, 2012 at 12:31 pm

In today’s roundup: continued dissent over the new Nets Arena in Brooklyn; an organization that promotes traditional Dominican music; a Mexican musician who fashions instruments from scrap wood; bilingual Department of Motor Vehicles documents; and the first high school in the state to offer Portuguese classes.