The argument in the state assembly in getting this bill passed, was "the illegal immigrant needs a driver's license so they can get to work."
There is an estimated 1.9 million illegal immigrants in the state of California. It is further estimated, 1.8 million of the illegal immigrants in California are Latino.
So, how have the 1.9 million illegal immigrants been getting to work? Do they walk? Bicycle, use public transportation?
When the illegal immigrants are issued a California driver's license, do they stop walking? Do they stop bicycling? Do they stop using public transit?
What about those 1.9 million jobs residents are missing out on?