Don't they understand English?
English is already the official language of the commonwealth. One anti-immigration bill strips agencies of the ability to communicate otherwise.
Virginia decided some years ago to make English the commonwealth's official language. But that doesn't go far enough for the anti-immigrant factions.
Del. L. Scott Lingamfelter, a Woodbridge Republican, wants to censor state agencies' and local governments' ability to produce documents in any other language.
Lingamfelter and his allies would make a bold statement that Virginia doesn't look kindly upon Spanish-speaking illegal aliens. But in their zeal, they forget not every foreign-language speaker is here illegally. (link)
Here's the point, from a person who advocates a pronounced increase in legal immigration, whether we are here legally or not, we should all be expected to enter the Department of Motor Vehicles with a workable understanding of the English language.
I'd feel a bit more comfortable if that person taking the driving test understood the English meaning of this word: