After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Illegal immigrants would be eligible to get Colorado driver's licenses under a bill Democrats plan to introduce next week.
Only a handful of states in the country allow licenses for illegal immigrants. New Mexico and Washington allow illegal immigrants to obtain the same driver licenses as U.S. citizens. Utah grants immigrants a driving permit that can't be used for identification.
Colorado Democratic Sen. Jessie Ulibarri, the sponsor of the bill, says illegal immigrants are already on the roads and it would be better to have them licensed and insured. The bill will be unveiled Monday.
Immigrants would have to prove they're paying state and federal taxes and have an identification card from their country to qualify.
Republican Sen. Kent Lambert argues the proposal would violate federal immigration law.
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