The Department of Homeland Security is attempting to pose strict measures on identification for air travel.
In an article by the New York Times, Jad Mouawad shows some of the laws and regulations that have been either ignored or built up to lead to this moment.
State driver's licenses are supposed to meet certain requirements according to federal regulations that attempt to ward off identity theft and fraud.
Some states refuse to follow the federal guidelines in order to protect the personal information of their citizens.
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