Posts Tagged ‘d.c. licenses’

TSA Agents to Be Trained to Recognize D.C. IDs

File this under small victories: Transportation Security Agents will now be trained to recognize District IDs and, more importantly, recognize them as valid forms of identification. TSA says the three D.C. licenses currently in circulation will be part of the daily transportation security officers' shift briefings, according to a press release from Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, [...]

Norton To Meet With TSA Officials to Explain that D.C. Licenses are Real

D.C.-issued drivers licenses have had a rough couple of weeks. There was the D.C. man who was prevented from buying booze in New Hampshire because he didn't have a state-issued ID. And then a journalist was stopped by a Transportation Security Administration agent at airport security in Orlando, Fla., who said his D.C. ID wasn't valid (and didn't [...]

New Hampshire Store Rejects Man Trying to Buy Booze With a D.C. License

New Hampshire law says an establishment selling liquor can accept a passport, military card, or photo ID, including a driver's license, from any of the 50 states or a province of Canada as proof of legal age.
Travis Mitchell, a 25-year-old New Hampshire native who has lived in D.C. since 2007, was visiting his parents with friends [...]

Everything You Need to Know About D.C.’s New, Federally Mandated Drivers’ Licenses

The District's Department of Motor Vehicles will start issuing new federally mandated drivers' licenses on May 1. While the thought of every D.C. resident rushing at once to the DMV is more anxiety-inducing than a panda birth, the government says the new IDs will be phased in gradually over the next few years.
The D.C. DMV [...]

The Needle: Artistic License

Artistic License: D.C. released a new version of its driver's licenses, and it's very flowery. -1

Help Not Wanted: Glenn Beck, Tea Party Patriots, and others will participate in a day of service Saturday where they will clean up the monuments on the National Mall that the "president shutdown." -6

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