Seattle Times: State Gives Driver's License Information to Immigration Authorities

Number 28334
Subject Immigration
Source Seattle Times
Year 2018
Publication Date January - May 2018
Summary The Seattle Times revealed Washington state was regularly giving out personal driver’s-license information to immigration officers – just for the asking -- despite the governor’s vow not to cooperate with President Donald Trump’s enforcement agenda. The information was used by the federal government to arrest and deport people. The revelation led to major changes in how the state handles information.
Category Contest Entry
Keywords Seattle Times, Washington, Donald Trump, immigration, driver's license, information, deport, arrest, government
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