State closer to immigrant license showdown

Article author: 
Kristen Wyatt
Article publisher: 
Post Independent
Article date: 
13 February 2015
Article category: 
Colorado News
Article Body: 
The Colorado Legislature moved closer Thursday to a partisan showdown over granting driver’s licenses to immigrants in the country illegally.
The GOP Senate gave preliminary approval Thursday to a bill blocking money for the state agency that oversees driver’s licenses ...
The Senate has one more procedural vote before sending the measure to the House. The Democratic House is likely to amend the measure to get the money, setting up a partisan showdown ...