The state of Colorado is scrambling to get regular driver’s licenses back from immigrants who received them by mistake, but CBS4 spoke with one woman who doesn’t want to give hers back.
The vice president of a company that sent regular Colorado driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants says they has a plan to fix it.
Colorado’s Department of Motor Vehicles mistakenly issued U.S. citizen driver’s licenses to 524 non-citizens, including some illegal immigrants, CBS4 has learned.
Frustrations are growing over a new program that gives driver’s licenses to people who are in the country illegally. The process has been extremely slow and the state admits there is little it can do to speed things up.
The Department of Motor Vehicles office in Boulder is closed until further notice.
Colorado became one of the first states in the country on Friday to hand out driver’s licenses and identification cards to people who are in the country illegally.
A network outage shut down business at the Department of Motor Vehicles across Colorado today for more than four hours.
A new kind of driver’s license for non-citizens will soon be available but even before the Department of Motor Vehicles can issue them, advance requests are clogging up the system.
Anyone who’s stood in line at the DMV has heard the excuses for the long waits: computer troubles, staffing shortages, funding problems and on and on.
A bill to make sure state lawmakers get the same tickets as everyone else advanced in the legislature on Thursday.