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Assemblywoman Cruz on Licensing Undocumented Immigrants

May 17, 2019

The question over whether to let undocumented immigrants get a driver's license has been debated for over a decade in Albany.  You might remember the topic caused a bump in the 2008 presidential campaign for Hillary Clinton.  Now in 2019, after the issue was mostly on the back burner because of a Republican majority in the Senate, it's again at the forefront. 

This week we sit down with freshman Assemblywoman Catalina Cruz.  She was the first DREAMer ever elected to the chamber and says there are no more excuses for not getting this passed in Albany with a Democrats controlling the legislature.

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