'Real ID Act' Eyes National Standards for Licenses

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.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.