Fla. governor vetoes immigrant driver license bill

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Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 12:00 am

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is vetoing a bill that would have allowed some young immigrants who are living in the U.S. illegally to apply for a temporary driver's license in the state.

The Republican-controlled Legislature passed a bill that said that young immigrants allowed to remain in the country under an Obama administration "deferred action" policy could use federal documents to receive a temporary driver's license for at least one year.

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