July 22, 2005 By Wayne Hanson
Bredesen goes on to discuss the RealID program, saying: "There was an excellent discussion in a governors-only session on homeland security with Secretary Chertoff, with a lot of it revolving around the RealID program, which has governors worried about implementing it. Tennessee is ahead of the curve on this one due to the legislation from last year which established the two classes of licenses (regular and a "not for identification" certificate). We are already doing many of the things that this would require, and so if it comes to pass should not affect us as severely as many of our neighbors."
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