• Lawmakers renew push to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain Massachusetts driver's licenses

    3 days ago - By Boston Herald

    A broad coalition of more than 200 elected officials, union leaders and others are relaunching a bill that would permit undocumented immigrants to apply for a driver's license.
    State Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier, lead sponsor of the legislation, said allowing migrants to drive instead of carpooling or taking mass transit would protect them, their families and the public from transmitting the coronavirus.
    “This policy change is very common sense,” said Farley-Bouvier, D-Pittsfield. “COVID-19 has shone a bright light on why driver's licenses are so important. Immigrants are on public...
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