Tag Archives: Matt Bevin

Credit Where Credit Is Due: Kentucky Gov. Bevin Vetoes REAL ID Legislation


I’ve been hard on Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin over the last few weeks due to his initial support for a bill that would have set Kentucky on the path toward compliance with a national identification system known as REAL ID. Today I get to reverse course and give credit where credit is due. As Senate […]

Thoughts from Maharrey Head #42: The National ID Debacle

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I talk about state resistance to the national ID program mandated by the REAL ID Act of 2005, and how the will to stand up against the feds seems to be crumbling. In 2005, Congress passed the REAL ID Act and Pres. […]

Kentucky Gov. Bevin Just Another Federal Supremacist Lying About REAL ID


Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin ran as the “limited government” Tea Party guy. He even famously boasted the would tell the EPA to “pound sand.” But it turns out he’s just another federal supremacist without a spine lying to push an unconstitutional national ID system. Bevin released a YouTube video on Friday to tout a piece […]