REAL ID http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowa Begins Offering Federally Compliant "REAL ID" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-begins-offering-federally-compliant-real-id <p>Beginning Tuesday, January 15,&nbsp; Iowa will issue driver’s licenses and state IDs that comply with a new federal program called <a href="http://www.iowadot.gov/mvd/realid/home.html">REAL ID</a>. &nbsp;The program is being phased in as part of legislation passed by Congress in 2005.&nbsp; It's aimed at streamlining security at federal facilities and for air travel.</p><p>Mark Lowe of the Iowa Department of Transportation visited our Des Moines studio to explain what changes are coming.</p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 13:22:24 +0000 Sarah McCammon 13508 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Begins Offering Federally Compliant "REAL ID"