There's been a flurry of activity on the illegal immigrant drivers license issue in the past day or so. Sen. Gil Cedillo says the governor has given him a counter-offer to his latest proposal and the two are in serious negotiations. Cedillo says a deal is near. Of course, lots of Democrats have said they were "near" deals with the governor this year that never seemed to materialize. Cedillo plans to brief reporters on the latest developments later today.