Oregon

 

REP. SAL ESQUIVEL

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

HOUSE DISTRICT 6

 

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Contact: Rep. Sal Esquivel, 503-986-1406

 

Esquivel Speaks Out Against Drivers Licenses for Illegals

 

Salem, OR—The Oregon House of Representatives today voted to pass Senate Bill 833, which establishes a system for creating driving privileges for residents who are undocumented or otherwise in the country illegally. Rep. Sal Esquivel (R-Medford) was among those voting against this bill, which passed 38-20.

 

“When we took our oaths of office, we swore to uphold the Constitution and the laws of the United States and Oregon,” Rep. Esquivel said. “But right now, we are turning around and breaking federal law.”

 

To view a clip of Rep. Esquivel’s remarks on SB 833, please go to: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWTCJwbohRA&feature=youtu.be

 

Rep. Sal Esquivel has represented the Medford area in the Legislature since 2003. Prior to that, he served for over seven years on the Medford City Council.

 

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