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Arizona DREAMers Begin Lining Up At Dawn for Driver’s Licenses

 

Arizona’s famously anti-immigrant Sheriff Joe Arpaio spent today trying to argue in favor of more deportations — but in Arizona it was a joyous day for local DREAMers, who were finally able to start applying for driver’s licenses after a protracted legal battle with Gov. Jan Brewer.  In photos and tweets, DREAMers were all smiles as they lined up outside the DMV at dawn, filled out their paperwork and took behind-the-wheel tests, and in some cases were told that they would have to come back and try again a second time.  View some of the photos below: