Real ID Effort Complicated By Immigrant License IssueMinnesota Senate Republican leaders say their bill to create a Real ID for state drivers does not ban driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants.
Old Licenses In Question With Real ID UpgradesAs Minnesota lawmakers look to upgrade driver's licenses to satisfy the federal government, should residents be able to keep their old IDs?
With Dayton's Signature, Lawmakers Start ID Upgrade TalksGov. Mark Dayton has signed into law a bill that sets in motion some upgrades to Minnesota driver's licenses.
First Step In Real ID License Upgrades Moving ForwardHouse Republicans say they'll pass a bill that sets necessary upgrades to Minnesota driver's licenses in motion.
Wis. Man Can Wear Pasta Strainer In License PicA Madison man has won his fight to wear a pasta strainer on his head for his driver's license photo. The state wasn't too keen about Michael Schumacher's desire to wear the colander on his head for the photo.
Gov., Legislative Leaders Talk Special Session, To No AvailIt's time for a special session status check. Gov. Mark Dayton was set to meet with legislative leaders Thursday morning to discuss his hopes for an emergency session before the Legislature's scheduled March 8 return.
Dayton, GOP Clash Over Driver's License Upgrade TimelineGov. Mark Dayton and House Republicans are clashing over how quickly to handle a dispute with the federal government over driver's licenses, complicating a key issue in a possible special session and potentially sowing further doubt about state residents' ability to board domestic flights.
Proof Of Insurance Now Required To Register A Vehicle In Minn.Starting Friday, state law requires proof of insurance to get new tabs or to register a vehicle. It's one way the state is trying to cut down on the number of insured drivers in Minnesota.
Good Question: What Are 'Enhanced' Driver's Licenses?By spring, there's a good chance you're going to need more than your current Minnesota driver's license to get a on a plane – perhaps a U.S. passport or an enhanced Minnesota driver’s license. So what are enhanced driver’s licenses? Good Question.
Gov. Dayton Calls For Real ID Cards In MinnesotaGov. Mark Dayton renewed his call Wednesday for the state to adopt new, high-security driver's licenses. The Department of Homeland Security denied Minnesota's request to delay Real ID in the state on Tuesday.
Minnesota's Request For Real ID Extension Denied By FedsFederal officials have denied Gov. Mark Dayton's request for more time to comply with stronger driver's license standards to board planes. Minnesota hasn't upgraded its licenses to meet the requirements of the Real ID Act.
Dayton Requests Extension For Real ID LawGov. Mark Dayton asked the federal government for more time to comply with new standards for driver's licenses on Friday, aiming to ensure Minnesota residents aren't turned away when stronger requirements are imposed for domestic flights.