ABSTRACT

National ID Card: Big Government at Its Worst or Technological Efficiency? Hearing Before the Subcommittee on National Economic Growth, Natural Resources, and Regulatory Affairs of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, Second Session, September 17, 1998   [open pdf - 8MB]

From the opening statement of David M. McIntosh: "Today the subcommittee will examine several recent steps taken by Congress and the Clinton administration toward establishing a national ID card. These measures which include a medical ID requirement for uniform driver's licenses containing Social Security numbers, and a national data base of all newly hired employees, among others, move in exactly the wrong direction, threatening the privacy and security of all American citizens." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Celene Cross, Brian Flaherty, Solange Bitol, George Grindley, Richard D. Holcomb, Dennis J. Kucinich, David M. McIntosh, Gregory T. Nojeim, Grover Norquist, and Marvin Young.

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Serial No. 105-191
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Date:
1999
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Public Domain
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Government Printing Office, Congressional Hearings: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/chearings/index.html
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