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May 24, 2016
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VIDEO: Pro-immigrant rally held today at the Roundhouse

It came in sharp contrast to a tea party rally held on the same grounds earlier this week.

September 8, 2011, 4:00 pm
By Joey Peters

 A rally in support of New Mexico's driver's license law was held today in front of the Roundhouse. Click here to watch the video.

The rally, sponsored by pro-immigrant group Somos Un Pueblo Unido, featured several state lawmakers and a Catholic priest from Roswell. It came in sharp contrast to a tea party rally Tuesday that denounced the law, which allows undocumented immigrants to purchase state driver's licenses.

Gov. Susana Martinez, a Republican, has vowed to make efforts to repeal the law during the special session.

 

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