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If you have a driver’s license you probably use it for more than driving: you verify your credit card, you prove your age if you want to buy a beer, you prove your identity to get on a plane.

But what if you showed your driver's license and it was no good?

That’s starting to happen to people in a number of states that have yet to fully comply with the federal government's REAL ID Act.

From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Jessica Robinson reports from Idaho.


This segment aired on March 16, 2015.

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