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(Mexican) ID cards providing sense of security
AP via Boston Globe ^ | March 20, 2002 | Deborah Kong

Posted on 03/20/2002 2:09:42 AM PST by sarcasm

Edited on 04/13/2004 2:07:33 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

AN FRANCISCO - Before sunrise one recent windy morning, Alejandro David stood in line outside the Mexican consulate waiting for an identification card issued to Mexican citizens living in the United States.

By 11 a.m., the line had grown to about 300 people, most waiting for the cards - now in high demand by people seeking the assurance of identification in a security-conscious, post-Sept. 11 atmosphere.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: immigrantlist
Mexican citizens waiting for identification cards outside their consulate office in San Francisco recently. Consular officials and those in line said the cards help ease details of daily life

1 posted on 03/20/2002 2:09:42 AM PST by sarcasm
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I can't properly express my outrage in a public forum, so I'll just bump this for now.
2 posted on 03/20/2002 5:21:50 AM PST by Lion's Cub
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