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Absolutely incredibly controversial it's really a bitter debate with both sides not letting up.
Of this problem we have is because these publications.
Like anything he does that he does that to get that -- they Tehran from.
-- -- -- Foreigners -- aliens that they come to this country -- why he's still only be easily because up the next election or for political reasons.
Only that they're students and it should get education to something good he's their -- of the go to their life.
Should be able to I just don't know what to do we let everybody comes here it driver's license now I mean -- -- is the floodgates stop.
Face -- -- same driving test.
More than I would rather than have a driver's license penalty for the insurance and if they hit me then he can keep -- for the insurance otherwise -- right now without a license.
They can just run away.
Illegal immigrants here in California are now able to get a driver's license.
These are people who were brought to this country illegally as children.
Under the new Obama deferred action program.
Those eligible can apply for a work permit.
Get a license and qualify for deferred status meaning they won't be deported.
And -- -- Silas works for sure a lot of the coalition for humane immigrants rights of LA.
She says she's glad Governor Brown approve the bill allowing some illegal immigrants to get a driver's license that she says it's still not enough.
We're still not satisfied with two point six -- -- documented.
In California we need more people come to know the rules of the road.
T drive safely with the driver's license wouldn't let the argument a lot of people say if you're illegal get relief he shouldn't have this happens we have way too many people.
Who are contributing to the state of California and their taxes and through their work.
Who are not recognized and many of them have been here.
For thirty years for twenty years.
Most of these people have grown up in this country they know no other country but this one this is their home and this is where they're gonna contribute their -- that because of.
-- A foot in her.
A lot of things you know.
I know that they come up here and you know they have like what they -- anchor babies released today.
You know those -- And -- -- -- in -- opposite they do all these right.
So you know do you think this is just the beginning of something horrible he had just stated that domino.
These politicians they see voting block Republican opponent Tim Donnelly of the fifty ninth district agrees -- this he says even though the bill only allows for a small group but illegals to get a driver's license.
In the end it will open the door for all -- Eagles it's really about the first step of amnesty and I think that's where the vast majority of people of the state of California -- This is not a partisan issue this crosses party lines and I think the Democrats you pay a huge price in the November election for the governor signing this bill.
But some -- drivers say if you leave all the politics aside it really does make sense they're driving regardless right so I mean.
I think that it's better for them to have a license rather than to drive without one.
That makes sense to me.
Other states are also going along with California and granting legal immigrants a driver's license but Arizona and Mississippi have vowed not to do so.
Reporting from our -- I'm -- Silva Fox 11 News.
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