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No Limits to Senate's E-Verify National ID System

David Bier | Posted 08.19.2013 | Politics
David Bier

When legislators and regulators begin to discover the possibilities created by E-Verify, the end-product ultimately may be what few people who supported the original version envisioned.

The Washington Post Got It Wrong: We Don't Need a National ID Card

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics
Tarun Wadhwa

The Washington Post editorial board jumped into a center of a decades-old debate by declaring their support for a universal national identity card. In reality, implementing an American national identity card would be an expensive logistical and bureaucratic nightmare.

Matt Sledge

Immigration Reform Could Lead To Biometric ID Cards | Matt Sledge | Posted 01.31.2013 | Politics

If one part of some lawmakers' plan for comprehensive immigration reform goes through, Social Security cards could soon come with a fingerprint. S...

POLL: Is The TSA Taking Us Closer To A 'Papers Please' Society

Christopher Elliott | Posted 11.24.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

America is edging closer to a "papers please" society, at least when it comes to travel. Where's the evidence? Just visit Arizona.

E-Verify: De Facto National ID and the End of Privacy

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

This proposed federal law is really little more than a Trojan horse, a backdoor attempt by the powers-that-be to inflict a de facto National ID card on the American people.