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'Real ID Act' Eyes National Standards for Licenses

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'Real ID Act' Eyes National Standards for Licenses

'Real ID Act' Eyes National Standards for Licenses

'Real ID Act' Eyes National Standards for Licenses

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A bill debated in the House would establish strict national standards for drivers licenses. The intent is to enhance national security. Opponents say the standards would cost the states too much, stifle improvements and lead to national identity cards.