“Securing state-issued identification documents is a common-sense national security and law enforcement imperative, which also helps to combat… illegal immigration.” 9/11 Commission Report (2004)
New Jersey Republican Assemblyman Erik Peterson expressed concerns that the bill (allowing illegal aliens to obtain a driver’s license) accommodates people who have broken the law by living in the country undocumented during a State House hearing last week, according to the Times.
“They’ve broken the law to get here,” Peterson said. “So, you’re accommodating people who have broken the law?”
Preventing terrorists from obtaining state-issued identification documents is critical to securing America against terrorism. As the 9/11 Commission noted, “For terrorists, travel documents are as important as weapons.” Continue reading
“A Sienna College poll conducted in June revealed that a majority of all New York voters… oppose giving driver’s licenses to illegal aliens…”
“Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Chad Wolf told Fox Business Channel’s Lou Dobbs that the Green Light NY law includes “dangerous” provisions that ban federal immigration officials from “utilizing DMV data.”
“As [agents are] investigating terrorism, child pornography charges, human trafficking, human smuggling and the like, really serious crimes, they are not going to be able to utilize this,” Wolf said. “So, it makes it dangerous for law enforcement and dangerous for those communities.”
Watch: Crowds of Illegal Aliens Line Up to Get Driver’s Licenses in New York
By John Binder 17 Dec 2019
Crowds of illegal aliens lined up to get driver’s licenses on the first day that the sanctuary state of New York officially allowed for all eligible illegal aliens to obtain the state ID.
On Monday, illegal aliens came out in droves to Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) locations across New York and cheered as they were given driver’s licenses Continue reading