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Immigrants will still be licensed to drive in NM

Statewide Groups Respond To Governor Signing REAL ID Compromise Law Ensures New Mexicans Will Not Be Forced To Get A Federal ID and Allows Undocumented Immigrants To Obtain Non-REAL ID Licenses SANTA FE, NM–After a five-year unsuccessful push to take away licenses from immigrants families, Governor…

La Verdad Sobre HB 99

√     Acaba con la batalla de cinco años de la Gobernadora Martínez de quitar las licencias a familias inmigrantes en Nuevo México. √     Asegura que las familias indocumentadas en Nuevo México continúen teniendo licencias para conducir.…

The Facts about HB99, as amended.

Real Facts on REAL ID & Driver’s Licenses √     Ends Governor Martinez’s five-year effort to take away licenses from immigrants in New Mexico. √     Ensures New Mexico’s undocumented immigrants continue to be licensed to drive. √    …

Real ID Compromise Rebukes Governor’s Five Year Effort to Repeal DLs

SANTA FE, NM–With dozens of immigrant workers and their U.S. Citizen children looking on from the gallery, a majority of House Republicans and Democrats voted to approve an amended version of HB99, a driver’s license compromise that keeps undocumented immigrant…

Statewide Immigrant Organization Responds to Driver’s License Compromise: Governor has lost her five year war against immigrant families

Feb. 13, 2016 Statewide Immigrant Organization Responds to Driver’s License Compromise:  Governor has lost her five year war against immigrant families Somos Statement Regarding Driver’s License Compromise: The Governor has lost her five year battle against New Mexico’s immigrant families. Undocumented Immigrants…

More calls against fingerprinting

Our view: Driver’s license compromise works Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 9:13 pm The Santa Fe New Mexican So close — that’s the situation as New Mexico balances providing licenses to all drivers while still meeting requirements of the federal Real…

More than 25 DV & sexual assault advocate agencies stand against fingerprinting

February 11, 2016 Driver’s Licenses and Fingerprinting for Immigrant Victims in New Mexico Domestic violence and sexual assault service providers and advocates from around the state are deeply alarmed about the compromise legislation on the issuance of driver’s licenses to New Mexico’s immigrant…

Support growing for Senate’s bipartisan Real ID compliance bill

By 20 Democratic members of the N.M. Senate NMpolitics.net Posted: Feb. 10, 2016 COMMENTARY: The list of citizens, commerce organizations, lawmakers and some of the governor’s most staunch supporters is growing for the State Senate’s bipartisan solution to become compliant with…