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A local activist group is stepping up its efforts so undocumented immigrants can get drivers licenses and identification cards.
“I had a meeting with the Republican leadership this morning and I was told that immigration reform will not go forward this year,” Diaz-Balart said in a telephone interview with el Nuevo Herald. “It’s a lost historic opportunity.”
Gov. Rick Scott vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have allowed children of illegal immigrants to get temporary Florida driver’s licenses, a decision that may bolster his standing among immigration hard-liners but could hurt him among Hispanic voters.