Illinois Real ID Glitch: Camera System Crashes, Leading To Long WaitsYou’ve seen the ads and warning: Get your Real ID by October, or else you won’t be able to get on flights in the United States.
Why Doesn't Illinois Advertise Mobile Units For Driver Services? We Ask The Secretary Of State's Disability LiaisonThe Illinois Secretary of State’s Office will announce an investigation Tuesday into the abuse of parking spots intended for the disabled.
TSA Launches Push For People To Get REAL IDs, Which Will Be Required To Fly In October 2020The Transportation Security Administration has launched a push for people to get their new REAL ID driver’s licenses or state IDs as the deadline to get them draws near.
Woman Sexually Abused During Driver’s License Test On South SideA driving instructor with the Illinois Secretary of State’s Office has been charged with criminal sexual abuse, accused of attacking a woman while she was behind the wheel during a driver’s test on the Far South Side.
Illinois Driver's Licenses No Longer Meet Federal Security RequirementsIllinois has been on borrowed time for a decade when it comes to new federal security rules, but it appears time has run out.
Activists Angry With Slow Pace Of Licenses For Undocumented ImmigrantsSome immigrants’ rights groups are upset about how long it takes for undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses in Illinois, under a program that started one year ago.
State Investigating Scam Targeting Illinois CorporationsThe Illinois Secretary of State’s office said Wednesday that about 200 corporations - many of them small businesses - have been caught up in a scam that looks official.
Officials: Breath Sensors Are Preventing DUI FatalitiesHaving to install a breath-sensor in your car is an expense and an inconvenience, but apparently, an effective deterrent to drinking and driving.
County Wants To Impose Tax On Craigslist Car PurchasesThe Cook County Budget that is up for a vote Friday includes a first-ever county tax on cars and boats bought through sites such as Craigslist.
Road Test Examiners Charged With Forging Passing GradesTwo former road test examiners for the Illinois Secretary of State’s office recorded passing grades on tests in exchange for bribes, prosecutors allege.
Free Rules Of The Road Classes For SeniorsSeniors may take free Rules of the Road classes at any of 320 Illinois Secretary of State’s facilities.