County Clerks in upstate New York have said they will refuse to issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants, despite Governor Cuomo signing the ‘Green Light Bill’ into law tipp10 download kostenlos.
The measure is designed to give those who have crossed our nation’s borders illegally the right to a driver’s license.
The New York Post reports that Clerk’s in Rensselaer, Allegany, Erie, and Niagara counties said they will not grant a license to anyone in the country illegally, citing conflicts with established federal law kann ich mit amazon prime kostenlos musik downloaden.
The Green Light Bill is set to take effect in six months.
Erie County Clerk Michael Kerns points out that the bill clashes with federal law, essentially making it unconstitutional herunterladen.
“In the memo of the bill, they talk about the reason why they’re passing this bill is to make sure that people who are here illegally can get to and from work,” Kerns pointed out to the Post lg TV. “It is illegal to hire people in the state of New York or anywhere that are here illegally.”
Could Lead to Voter Fraud
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The Post reported on Tuesday that there is a loophole in the law that even the State Board of Elections and the bill’s own sponsors admit could lead to hundreds of thousands of people illegally registering to vote bestanden downloaden van ftp server.
“Theoretically, they could have the ability to vote,” sponsor Luis Sepúlveda (D) admitted while arguing in favor of the bill.
Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin claims, “All this is by design, and I’m guaranteeing within a year, they’re going to start to say let’s just let them vote, they’re here anyway.”
Frank Merola, a Clerk in Rensselaer County, has led the charge against the Green Light Bill, stating unequivocally that his office would never issue a license to an illegal immigrant handy klingelton gratis herunterladen.
“I’m going to refuse to issue a driver’s license to anyone who comes into my office that can’t prove to us they’re here legally. Federal law states we’re not allowed to aid someone who comes into our office who is here illegally,” Merola told CBS 6 News routes voor tomtomen.
“There’s no right to a driver’s license. It’s a privilege. It’s not a privilege we should be giving to someone that’s here illegally,” he added in an interview with ABC 10. “I’m not anti-immigrant. My wife is a naturalized citizen.”
Merola has joined McLaughlin in announcing that they will file a lawsuit to have the Green Light Bill declared, ironically enough, illegal.
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“It’s not going to happen here in Rensselaer County,” McLaughlin said. “It just is not.”
He added that extreme measures like this, opposed by a vast majority of the voters in New York, are a result of “insane lunatic progressives in the New York State legislature.”
The pair are encouraging other County Clerk’s to step forward and join their lawsuit, which they have deemed “a necessary step in the face of this ill-conceived law.”
It’s important to note that Merola, Kerns, and any other Clerk’s that refuse to abide by the new legislation will likely face action, even potentially being stripped of their position by Cuomo himself.
They know this and they’re still willing to fight to uphold the laws of our nation. Will you stand with them?
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