driver's license http://wuis.org en 1,200 Immigrants Get Illinois Drivers Licenses http://wuis.org/post/1200-immigrants-get-illinois-drivers-licenses <p>Hundreds of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally now have Illinois driver's licenses.<br />&nbsp;<br />The Illinois Secretary of State's office says more than 1,200 immigrants have<br />received licenses since December under a new state law.<br />&nbsp;<br />Immigrants can currently take license tests at 14 locations across the state.<br />Secretary of States spokesman Dave Druker says 36 locations will offer license<br />tests by the end of the month.<br />&nbsp;<br />The licenses are valid for three years and may be used only for driving. They Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:30:40 +0000 Associated Press 16987 at http://wuis.org 1,200 Immigrants Get Illinois Drivers Licenses 70 mph, Cell Phone Ban Bills Await Action http://wuis.org/post/70-mph-cell-phone-ban-bills-await-action <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois has a trio of new laws that officials say will make the roads safer.&nbsp; But </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the governor has yet to act on other measures that could have a significant impact on drivers.</span></p><p></p><p>Two of the new laws apply to people who've already had traffic troubles, l<span style="line-height: 1.5;">ike one named after 15-year-old Kelsey Little, who was seriously hurt in 2011 when she was hit by a teen just learning how to drive.</span></p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:51:44 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 6793 at http://wuis.org 70 mph, Cell Phone Ban Bills Await Action